fragrance

(8/8/99)

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all that's left
of our goodbye -
her fragrance

Max Verhart
 ________Second Place________


a sweating farmer
plows under dry crops ~
earthy fragrance

soji


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after the dance -
her fragrance lingers
in my hand

-ito
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only a dream
yet her fragrance lingers
on my pillow

dennis h dutton
  
fruitless-
the blackberry bushes
full of fragrance

ebj

  
sound of tree cutters
fallen shadows
wood fragance

emile molhuysen

  
at the telescope -
your fragrance
in the moonlit room

randy keener

  
scenic overlook -
the rush of fragrance
from a tour bus

Joann

  
Near the bus stop,
a mild fragrance
of the lilacs.

jjs

her first silver hair
the fragrance of the mango

Charles Trumbull
  
fragrant breeze -
lily of the valley
on the footpath

hortensia anderson

  
newly groomed -
my fragrant collie
squirms in the grass

hilary tann

  
dented pillow
the sweet fragrance
left by your hair

Patricia A. Laurent

  
Waking my father
with the fragrance of roses,
he finally rests.

kathi

  
sudden fragrance
at the orchard's edge ~
peach blossoms

Don Wharram

  
fragrance of turned soil-
slow bike ride
down country roads

DeVar

among flowering herbs
just looking around
releases the fragrance

Thom Williams
 
leading me elsewhere
this night-rich fragrance
of flooding stars

Marjorie Buettner

  
me, your memory, 
a photograph -
the fragrance of love

paul conneally

  
The fragrance of your skin
Follows my thoughts
Through days of deadlines

Lara Gerstein

  
so fragrant
sweet grass scent
in horse shit

steve mason

The rose so fragile,
With such soft fragrance,
Draws blood.

Chris Williams
  
summer fragrance-
petting the leaves
of marjoram

copyright 8/3/1999 by Wendy C. Bialek

  
late summer
the lingering fragrance
of roses

Alison Williams

  
on a soft breeze
white ginger fragrance
teasing memories

Maleti (Mary Lee McClure)

  
rain-washed pine
fragrance drifts
cool sleeping

R. Joyce Heon

  
distant lightning -
gardener breathing deeply
the fragrance of rain

elsie

passing by
a Christmas tree farm --
the fragrance of pine

Betty
  
Fragrance of lilacs -
the elves are dancing, dancing
under the full moon

Horst Ludwig




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