BANNER

A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & Owner
Ray Rasmussen, General Editor

Volume 13, Number 3, September 2019
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Carol Ann Palomba
Wanaque, New Jersey, USA


Another Sunday Morning

“Do you think we should get more?” he asks no one in particular, eyeing the bagel selection behind the deli counter. One always liked egg bagels; the other favored plain. “Maybe they will stop by.” And I say sure, get two more. But I know they aren’t coming. They never visit on Sundays anymore. But he buys the bagels every week, just in case.

hummingbird flits
in and out of hostas—
your mail still comes here

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