Monthly Archives: April 2012

A Poem on the Occasion of Rhonda’s Birthday

It is my friend’s birthday today.  Rhonda is a delight to know and a person to treasure for all her extraordinary talents and skills.  Humor rocks her works, tempered with kindness, pathos, and keen observations of life. In honor of … Continue reading

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When Ordinary People Do Extraordinary Deeds

Our country is a nation made up of citizens from every corner of the world.  They came here for a better life.  We band together in times of strife for protection and strength in defense of neighbors and family.  This … Continue reading

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Little Political Poems of the Disenfranchised

These are poems of a political stripe, commenting on “little guys,” who seem to suffer in any Congressional struggle.    The first two are haiku, the last got too wordy.      Like clowns drunk on love They dance with … Continue reading

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The Poetry Blog

Welcome to my blog, which features a new poem on some irreverent, pithy, or humorous subject every week. Writing poetry is a tough job, best left to those who scratch their heads, snort, and knit brows while venting a spleen … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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