Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Good Thief

  The good thief they call me the penitent how can anything good come from… stealing am I penitent? was I? well…. I was certainly sorry when I was caught a few years ago I wouldn’t have been but time … Continue reading

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Give Me the Madness

“the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, … Continue reading

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The World’s Top Poetry Social Website – You Don’t Know

The World’s Top Poetry Social Website – You Don’t Know

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Anna

She glides into the room with eyes of smoke the lady of Leningrad wrapped in scarlet do your words burn and smolder like your notebooks? harden your heart for lover, husband, friend son and fickle country will turn their backs … Continue reading

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As 2014 Looms…..

I started this blog/page with the idle thought that it might be a “kind of sort of nice keep me off the street and out of trouble” thing to do. A way to handle the writing which kept overfilling my … Continue reading

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Hallways

  The hallways waver in the guttering candlelight and I follow without knowing where it will take me the gypsy in my head is singing and I join in humming when I don’t know the words yet nothing echoes in … Continue reading

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Walking Away

I jerkily walk away from you on legs which suddenly have forgotten how to move properly my joints are screaming like they have been filled with ground glass and I have a spine full of bristling metal spikes I walk … Continue reading

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Dawn

    the sun starts its rise a hint of lightening of brightening on the distant horizon the unlocking has begun without blemish or stain we stand ready to bound into fresh unknowns to explore the possibles the dawn brings … Continue reading

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Hard Truths

“All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.” ~ Ernest Hemingway the truth… the truth is too complex, too painful like sticking your tongue under a bad tooth again and again I’d … Continue reading

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Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

On Sept. 21, 1897, The New York Sun published what was to become the most widely read letter to a newspaper. It was sent by 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon, who lived with her parents in Manhattan. Below is the full text … Continue reading

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