Laurie Wagner Buyer http://mtpr.org en "Gathering Mint," a poem by Laurie Wagner Buyer http://mtpr.org/post/gathering-mint <p>He&nbsp;woke quiet, ate potatoes and eggs<br>sitting alone on a cottonwood stump in the sun.</p><p>At noon he took a rifle, burlap bag, and handful<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; of dried apples,<br>saddled the glass-eyed gelding, corralled<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; the wayward mare,<br>whistled one long high note for the hound<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; and was gone.</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 16:49:02 +0000 Laurie Wagner Buyer 3725 at http://mtpr.org "Gathering Mint," a poem by Laurie Wagner Buyer