To live by a woods river
Forever is to finally
& to remember
Where there are tall maples and oaks
There once was a barn
Nothing left where it was
These poems were first published in Twenty-Eight Poems & Two Interviews by Bob Arnold in Coyote’s Journal New Series, February 2009 – http://www.coyotesjournal.com/CJ_New_Series.html.
Bob Arnold is the author of many books of poetry and prose — the newest is I’m In Love With You Who Is In Love With Me (Longhouse). For forty years he has been a builder, publisher and bookseller in the Green Mountains of Vermont with his wife Susan.
Visit his website: http://www.longhousepoetry.com/bobarnold.html