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Darkness and Light

Most late afternoons in the fall I think, “Oh, my, it is getting dark so early.” I have to laugh that I am surprised. I say this even post-Thanksgiving, even though I have been watching the light wane for months. Down, down we go, to the shortest day, the longest night of the year. A woman at my meeting, Elizabeth Watson, who🔒

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Mary Jean Port is a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee. Her chapbook of poems, The Truth About Water, was published in 2009 by Finishing Line Press. She lives in Minneapolis and teaches at the Loft Literary Center. She is a 20-year member of Minneapolis (Minn.) Meeting.


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