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(Unpublished) #Poem: “I Know”

I wrote this poem in 2006, less than a year after Hurricane Katrina ripped into New Orleans. By the time I was writing this, it had become clear what the storm had done to one of my favorite cities. New Orleans is only about five hours from Montgomery, so jumping in the car and heading down there wasn’t a big deal. Though I’ve never lived in the Big Easy, I have fond memories of the time I’ve spent there. I’m also a Louis Armstrong fan, and this poem riffs on… Read more (Unpublished) #Poem: “I Know”