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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN – Poetry Reading by Derek Stephen McPhail

Performed by Val Cole POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? Anguish caused by the perception of separation from the promise of abundance. What motivated you to write this poem? Compassion for the unnecessary suffering in the … Continue reading

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96 written for today – Poetry Reading by Dora Marii

Performed by Geoff Mays  

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Poetry Reading: Encounter in Santa Chiara by LindaAnn Lo Schiavo

Performed by Val Cole POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? The theme is temptation. What motivated you to write this poem? I was writing a suite of poems set in Italy, which included some on Italian … Continue reading

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Ordinary Time – Poetry Reading by Robert Drusetta

Performed by Val Cole POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? A worker’s perspective on their ordinary, non motivating job What motivated you to write this poem? My observation of staff at work. How long have you … Continue reading

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Paralysis – Poetry Reading by Mara Prose

Poetry performed by Geoff Mays Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The theme of my poem is inspiration during difficult times. What motivated you to write this poem? I am always second guessing and … Continue reading

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Dark Poetry Reading: Gasoline Tears by Gina Walker III

Poetry performed by Geoff Mays  

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Dark Poetry Reading: The One eyed Child by Phil Boiarski

Poetry performed by Geoff Mays Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The cruelty of children, the fragility of light. What motivated you to write this poem? An incident from my childhood. I witnessed the … Continue reading

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