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Marie Howe
Marie Howe
Marie Howe was born in 1950 in Rochester, NY. She worked as...
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The Moment

 
by Marie Howe

Oh, the coming-out-of-nowhere moment

when,   nothing 

happens 

no what-have-I-to-do-today-list 


maybe   half a moment  

the rush of traffic stops.  

The whir of I should be, I should be, I should be 

slows to silence,

the white cotton curtains hanging still.









Copyright 2011 by Marie Howe. Used with permission of the author.
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