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Read Poem: Scared, by Michael Jackson

You should be scared Scared of symmetrical smiles of mystical eyes white teeth breath purified Of have a nice days the month of May Everything okay? Yeah, everything’s okay Of positive thinkers steady blinkers gnomes in gardens clean-cut shavers Of … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Steel, by Rosie Roche

the world is full of steel and steel men steel songs and the loss of real silence so bound up in a steely silence we are. — Rosie Roche, February 2020

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Read Poem: WALKING ON THE BEACH, by Jacueline Mead

Have you ever gone walking on the beach? Shoes slipped off, sand covering your feet Just you walking, on a big empty space. The wind blowing in your face. You pull your coat around you tight; to brace against the … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading: Gifts, by Zeki Majed

I have become the enemy of time, as arrows march and leave behind. It’s cruel to love and throw aside, but the hope, the silence, that’s the crime. I wait for God to show me signs. The grip on my … Continue reading

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Read Poem: To Hope, by H. W. Robertson

At ocean’s edge I pledge a solemn oath to both the sea and sky that I shall be as true with you in harmony with me.

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Poetry Reading: Dan’s Bogey Wall by Si Baker

Performed by Val Cole   **** Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators: Hugh Ritchie, Isabal Cupryn, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch

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Poetry Reading: NOT WITHOUT ME by Bhekuzulu Khumalo

Narrator: Kate Fenton ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston Drier Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Camera Op: Mary Cox

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