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BY MARY JO BANG

Mother, I am bare in a mist-mad forest.

Only the moon shows me love.

By Rita Dove

BY NIKKI GIOVANNI

BY L. FRANK BAUM
 

The Bandit is a handsome man,

In operas he sings;

He wears a wig and fierce mustache

BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Let me not to the marriage of true minds

Admit impediments. Love is not love

BY NATHANIEL MACKEY

BY DIANE DI PRIMA

you are my bread
and the hairline
noise
of my bones
you are almost
the sea

BY NAOMI SHIHAB NYE

BY EDGAR ALLAN POE

Gaily bedight,

A gallant knight,

In sunshine and in shadow,

Had journeyed long,

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