Sneak Preview Of Coming Attractions

Isn't there always the iconic scene where the distressed Hero has a PTSD dream, waking up in a cold sweat? Is this that moment for me? I am the hero of my story after all. There is silence as I pad across the carpeted living room. Fell asleep on John's couch again. Better than sleeping … Continue reading Sneak Preview Of Coming Attractions

Varied Interests

As I sit here watching the All Star Game with my friends I think about some advice from a Self Publishing Twitter Account I follow. Don't talk about yourself on your blog and make sure your post all have the same theme. Thinking back, rereading, I ponder this advice. My use of my own experiences … Continue reading Varied Interests

More Diversity in My Posts

I realized I have posted many poems by men, women and African Americans. I have posted poems from across centuries. But I have not posted many, if any,  of the Hispanic, Asian, or Native American poets' works. There are other ethnic groups who also have given and continue to give us great inspiration in their … Continue reading More Diversity in My Posts

REBLOG–Another Poem For April

Children Of The Earth We know they feared our Pagan ways, They tried to wipe us out, They tortured and they burned us, If they had the slightest doubt, They took away our festivals, Replaced them with their own, But we stood strong and carried on, We’ve flourished and we’ve grown. They said we worshiped […] … Continue reading REBLOG–Another Poem For April

Trying to Keep Up with Poetry Month

Forgot to post a poem yesterday. Here is the catch up one... Funeral Blues By W.H. Auden Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone, Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone, Silence the pianos and with muffled drum Bring out the coffin, let the mourners come. Let aeroplanes circle moaning overhead Scribbling … Continue reading Trying to Keep Up with Poetry Month