Word Play

Poetry Friday

THE SNOW FAIRY I Throughout the afternoon I watched them there, Snow-fairies falling, falling from the sky, Whirling fantastic in the misty air, Contending fierce for space supremacy. And they flew down a mightier force at night, As though in heaven there was revolt and riot, And they, frail things had taken panic flight Down […]

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Poetry Friday

RAVEN’S LAST DREAM Raven was in a deep sleep, dreaming the world. He saw things and they happened, He dreamed things and they came to life. He hardly knew where to begin or what to do once the world was. At last He understood Fodder’s dilemma. It troubled Him, made Him restless, disturbed His sleep. […]

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Quote of the Day

FOUR MOUNTAIN POSTURES Walking in the mountains unconsciously trudging along grab a vine climb another ridge Standing in the mountains how many dawns become dusk plant a pine a tree of growing shade Sitting in the mountains zig-zag yellow leaves fall nobody comes close the door and make a big fire Lying in the mountains […]

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Poetry Friday

NEVER GIVE ALL THE HEART Never give all the heart, for love Will hardly seem worth thinking of To passionate women if it seem Certain, and they never dream That it fades out from kiss to kiss; For everything that’s lovely is But a brief, dreamy, kind delight. O never give the heart outright, For […]

Music

Video Poetry (Looks Edition Redux)

EELS – THE LOOK YOU GAVE THAT GUY I never thought that I could be so bold, 
 To even say these thoughts aloud. I see you with your man, your eyes just shine, While he stands tall and walking proud. 
That look you give that guy, I wanna see … Looking right at me. […]

Current Events Word Play

Quotes of the Day

“For all those whose cares have been our concern, the work goes on, the cause endures, the hope still lives, and the dream shall never die.”   — Edward M. “Ted” Kennedy, 12 August 1980, Democratic National Convention. “There is a new wave of change all around us, and if we set our compass true, we […]