Summer’s no longer green.

Dead flowers remain
rooted in empty beds.

Never mind the hardened
hands of clocks
and lovers.

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Born in Boston, Massachusetts; 1990 Pushcart Prize-nominated author of poetry; 2002 6th place finalist, Massachusetts Arts Council, Boston, MA, Individual Artist Fellowship grant recipient. Starr was transplanted from Salem, Massachusetts, 2003, to Portland, Maine, and has been a dedicated friend to Da FLOCK from Da BLOCK in Congress Square since 2005.


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