swing


(2/9 , 1997)



FIRST PLACE

toes to the sky on the backyard swing upside down smiles Joann1125
SECOND PLACE
hard ruts beneath the swing carved by little feet ken kuniyuki
THIRD PLACE
at each creak of the porch swing a curtain flutters doris kasson
BELOW Third PLACE
two old housemates holding hands in the porch swing wait for falling stars Ferris home at last a robin eyes me from the tire swing Yu Chang high swing stretching to kick - purple wisteria Sue Stanford a gull flies out of the full moon - empty swings Lee Lawton porch swing glides - the night flowers or her perfume Paul MacNeil many morning suns beneath the wooden swing frost covered jonquils Neca deserted garden once the swing gently moved it was only the wind fred flohr eyes closed, lost in space child at the top of his swing buoyed by giggles Stephen M. Osborn retired extra-milage radial now a swing Charles Trumbull she waves to her shadow from the swing - a summer breeze Jeanne Emrich september morning and the squeak of a swing ...oldtimer Elizabeth St. Jacques solitary wooden swing joined at last by the woodpecker sara brant belly laugh flies up into the air old man on swing Susan Bond vigil for the victims: my daughters' swing fills with snow Marco Fraticelli child approaches swing studies wide puddle in drag path walks away phavey a charred swing in the clearing wild geraniums Hilary Tann all brushed off-- doll's right back up on the swing chuck tuskey


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