Ode to Seattle

I love Seattle because the street people smile

The tech boys are clean cut and earnest

The bus drivers discuss poetry

It rains but rarely storms

The sun shines just enough you never take it for granted.

A city of pale skin and hollow eyes

Sleepless from so much coffee.

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About paulefallon

Greetings reader. I am a writer, architect, cyclist and father from Cambridge, MA. My primary blog, theawkwardpose.com is an archive of all my published writing. The title refers to a sequence of three yoga positions that increase focus and build strength by shifting the body’s center of gravity. The objective is balance without stability. My writing addresses opposing tension in our world, and my attempt to find balance through understanding that opposition. During 2015-2106 I am cycling through all 48 mainland United States and asking the question "How will we live tomorrow?" That journey is chronicled in a dedicated blog, www.howwillwelivetomorrw.com, that includes personal writing related to my adventure as well as others' responses to my question. Thank you for visiting.
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2 Responses to Ode to Seattle

  1. adelataylor says:

    beautiful and true!!

  2. pjbeaulieu1952 says:

    Nice!

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