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Poetry Reading: Journey of the Butterfly by Denise Stephani

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the poet: What is the theme of your poem? The poem represents the individual journey which leads to activism and standing up for truth and justice. It is meant to be motivation and … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: Time Passing So Quickly, by Kayla Krilove

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the winning poet: What is the theme of your poem? The theme of this poem is Coming of Age. It includes aspects of childhood, and the mental and physical acceptance of becoming an … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: ME, by Jim Durkey

Performed by Val Cole Get to know the winning poet: What is the theme of your poem? — Honor the song in your heart. What motivated you to write this poem? — My granddaughter had a learning disability and was … Continue reading

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Poetry: Silent A by Nicole Long

Genre: Motivational, Society, Inspirational   They call me Silent A— Who am I? They ask and don’t ask Slithering into a discussion about School, politics, what happened on the news— While everyone gazes for a reaction, Do they look concerned? … Continue reading

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Poetry: Brewstorm by Anmol Chitransh

Genre – heart break, heart ache, relationship, hurt. Everyday there is a desire When will my heart conspire Against my belief That love is not a relief My medulla swore To fill me with hate To the core Just for … Continue reading

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Poetry: THE LONE WOLF by Sebastian Arenas

 Genre: dark/sad/pain/love  Hungry and alone the lone wolf hides. His love fled as she lied even as he tried to be at her sides. Wounded he licks away the blood, Now the dark surrounds him as he sinks in the … Continue reading

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Poetry: Otherness by Shirley Jones-Luke

 after Alex Dimitrov We’re on the moon. Years ago, I knew I couldn’t save anyone. Despite that news, I made sure that I tried to save anyone thereafter. But it’s easier to say it than to do it. The moon … Continue reading

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