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Blue Smoke

Karle Wilson Baker 1878 (Little Rock) – 1960



The flame of my life burns low
Under the cluttered days,
Like a fire of leaves.
But always a little blue, sweet-smelling smoke
Goes up to God.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Karle Wilson Baker

Karle Wilson Baker was an American poet and author, born in Little Rock, Ark. more…

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