Lit Up
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Lit Up

Wandering Words, Querulous Questions

An octogenarian prose poem

Where do words come from?
From books? Or from nurseries,
classrooms, bedrooms, boardrooms,
casual conversations?
From a lover’s breath?
From whispers, whimpers,
arguments, anger?



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Ronald C. Flores-Gunkle

Ronald C. Flores-Gunkle

An aging humanist hanging on to the idea that there is hope for humankind — against all current indications. You can see his published work on Amazon.