Posts Tagged ‘Somerset Ohio’

Wandering Ohio’s woodlands

All alone and unafraid.

Getting my first check for working,

Such a grown-up way to get paid. [1]


Staring at the dorm-room ceiling

City-lit — where I was used to dark.

Seeing Cincy from the Tower,

Playing tennis in the park.


Eating cookies, drinking hot drink,

After door bells, looking for a “winner.”

Smelling turkey strong in Tuesday’s air;

Preparing for Hilltop’s big day dinner.

                – eab, Feb. ‘93

[1] Somerset’s band director hired Keith; I worked also.

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