National Poetry Month

Poet of the Day – Mantz Yorke

National Poetry Month April 11, 2020 Mantz Yorke Reflections: The Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial, Washington DC   You reached up and pointed to the name in the polished stone: a paler you reached up and touched your fingertips with cold.   His name, one of fifty-eight thousand, three hundred and seven graved into the black gabbro is the nation’s acknowledgement of the gift of life.   You have known for four decades and more his life…

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