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Henry David Thoreau influenced me

Henry David Thoreau influenced me. How? It happened when I was a young teen. Thinking back nearly fifty years, I think I identified strongly with his essay ‘Civil Disobedience’ (as I was skeptical about nearly everything, especially the Advertisements

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Madness of Poetry

Why  do I write poems? I began writing poetry at a young age shortly after I began reading poems of 

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What is Poetry?

What is Poetry? You know, I never really analyzed it officially, like this. Although, I always did think it carried deeper meaning than

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Can I Help You?

‘Can I help you?’ the salesperson asks… ‘Yes, I think you can!’ you reply. ‘Well, what can I do for you?’ ‘Well, it’s kinda’ hard to put into words,’ you say as it is so obvious you are holding the … Continue reading

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La Différence!

la difference, that’s how it goes… (women are the glue which bonds societies’ fabric) We all work those jobs we do best and it does show a face familiar which has always been

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Beneath this old Carved Tree

When you used to search for me, you found me by lake forgiveness beneath this old carved tree. You always knew where to find me, when we spoke those 

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Strands of Moonlight

I have a project for you. I want you to go out to the next full moon, and take a look. Stand there surrounding yourself in strands of moonlight. When? Some calendars have gone queer these days and don’t show … Continue reading

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How to Publish a Book

Have you wondered the easiest way how to publish a book? I know from my own experience it’s easier to self publish a book than it used to be. But, these days you can sign up as an author at

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Boast not where the Poppies Grow

We escape into yet another day; boast not where the poppies grow. we run away. we don’t know where God hides himself every day. we say the wrong things at all the wrong times. eat the wrong foods. we laid with … Continue reading

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Rendezvous with Oars

Did you feel you missed the boat in life because someone said both paddles of yours were not in the water and your rudder was backwards? So, you had a rendezvous with oars throwing them both

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