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Watch the AUGUST 2018 Poetry Readings

  Poetry Reading: Testimony, by Michelle Owusu Poetry Reading: SHATTERED by Annie M Poetry Reading: i want my body burned by short-prose-fiction Poetry Reading: I am the one by short-prose-fiction Poetry Reading: How To Write A Summer Poem by Marta … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Love and Words, by Butch Dias

Your love and your words, Encouraged my heart. You saw me broken, And falling apart. I was so broken, I was a broken man. But you told me I was special. And that God had a plan. You brought me … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: Plica, by Ewan Lawrie

Performed by Amaka Umeh POETRY 7 questions: What is the theme of your poem? The theme of the poem is fear of the unknown other and how fairy tales and folklore attempt make sense of all the inexplicable things like … Continue reading

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Part 2: Read the best of FAMILY Poetry

Submit to the FAMILY Poetry Contest. Get your Family Poem made into a movie. CLICK the link and read the best of FAMILY Poetry from around the world. GRANDMA, by Emily Sneed https://festivalforpoetry.com/2017/02/23/grandma-poetry-by-emily-sneed/ WHAT IF, by Cindi Walton https://festivalforpoetry.com/2017/01/30/what-if-poetry-by-cindi-walton/ WHEN … Continue reading

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Part 1: Read the best of FAMILY Poetry

Submit to the FAMILY Poetry Contest. Get your Family Poem made into a movie. CLICK the link and read the best of FAMILY Poetry from around the world. THE GOSSIPING TREE, by Darren Finlinson https://festivalforpoetry.com/2016/04/29/the-gossiping-tree-poetry-by-darren-finlinson/ FAMILY DESTRUCTION, by Barbara Hunt … Continue reading

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Fontanelle, Poetry by David Leo Sirois

Genre: Rhyme, Life   Fontanelle Clocks have been stripped from all walls as well as all forgotten gods in an orchestrated effort to disorient us all   in the cylindrical silver corridor where time abides in its own loneliness almost … Continue reading

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Why?, Poetry by David Mayall

Genre: Angry Mournful thoughts I ask you why, The day, The night, The morning sky. Sorrowful sigh continue on, Our world, Our life, Our morning sun. Words spoken, silent, Abrupt, Spitting sound, Anger raised, Hurt, Profound. But why? Why? The … Continue reading

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