Monthly Archives: August 2017

Read Poetry: SLIPPERY MEAL, by C.P. Hickey

 Like Tolkien’s Sméagol and Deagol, Fighting for a ring, I know two regal beagles, That consume poop willingly. Canines inclined, With impassioned zeal, Palates refined, They never yield. Gains, pains, and yellow stains. My, how those pups do yearn. Digging … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Where the Tears Go, by J Hirtle

 Genre: Dying  Ten thousand days, perhaps more Now faded forever Since he first enlightened this lyricist Guiding my vestal quill Through undiscovered lands With the poise of Gandalf Proffering just enough to arouse one more query The old man stood … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: AGAINST THE WORLD, by Works of Adedeji

 GENRE: LOVE If the world would stand against us, If the mighty men of this world contend against us, If the goddess of beauty seduce me, If the mighty ocean king oppress me, If the hostile Sun should set her … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Strong Like Wolves, by Steve Schleupner

Men, wake up Our women are branching new flowers Flowers of a new way, new independence Independence is taking new roots in their souls Souls guiding them to more love – a different love Love they want from us, but … Continue reading

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Read Poem: BETRAYAL, by Meera Srivats

Laughter echoes over her mind Quietened by the aching heart to wind Time froze and disintegrated into tears Accompanied by profound disdainful fears Was he truthful to her innocent true love? She pondered over her commitment to resolve Questions surged … Continue reading

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Poetry Movie: What is Love, by Colin Guest

Poetry by Colin Guest Narration by Becky Shrimpton Editor & Visual Design by Carey Dieter Produced by Matthew Toffolo POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? Love. What motivated you to write this poem? My strong feelings … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: I Will Not Say I Love You, by Daisy Twizell

Performed by Peter-Mark Raphael

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