Circa 1976: October 12th

In 'seventy-five,

it was the night before I

turned to poetry;

in 'ninety-eight, the date of

Matthew Shepard's tragic death.

 

Kyakuchuu

 

aka

 

Starward

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patriciajj's picture

The timing is eerie. And now

The timing is eerie. And now you use your gift to tell the story that should never be forgotten. Seems significant. 

Starward's picture

Thank you.  I almost thought

Thank you.  I almost thought that I was presuming too much for myself, and about these dates in my own life.  Thanks for validating the poem, and understanding what I was attempting to convey.


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