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The January Blues
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By Quentin Clingerman
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The January Blues

You know them too
The doldrums of the shorter days
Less sun, less fun
Or where did my creativity go?

Looking for it with great care
Gotta be somewhere here or there
Maybe in a nook or cranny,
Could be on the golf course

That's just dandy since I don't play
Waitin' for the longer days
Liftin' of the morning haze
Nothin' on TV to watch

Where are those books
I've meant to read?
My mind has all but gone to seed
My mind has all but gone to seed


January Blues (c)January, 2006, Quentin Clingreman


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Submitted: Thursday, January 12, 2006

Last Updated: Thursday, January 12, 2006

About the Poet
I am a retired educator. Now 85 years of age. I live in Maryland. I am the father of three ladies and thirteen grandchildren. Four grandchildren now married. I have two great grandsons, Koi Jon and Quinn Manu and a great granddaughter,Sephira Jade. Poems are an expression of how I think and feel. Variety in either case! I am the founder of WordChimes.com WC originated in February, 2000.


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