Welcome to the Town of Feeling

Happy, Sad, Mad and Glad, Moved in down the streetCautious watched them, from her window, Wondering, which one should I meet?Confused came in with overwhelmed and said, "The Panics have come to town"Then Hopeful called the carefulls, And said that Happy was a clown.Anxious came in with the news, Confident... Read More

A Case of The Fears

Chicken Soup is good for a coldSleep is good for the FluWhen I get a case of the FearsWhat is a person to do?It is not bacteriaAlthough it can eat away my soulIt is not a virusYet, it can keep me from feeling wholeI know what will do the trick,What... Read More

I Hate The Wait (Weight)

I get up in the morningAnd want to stay in bedOh, so nice and warmLike fresh from the oven bread.My day is oh so busyI wish that I could stayIn the quiet of my houseIf only I could play.Relax and play like Children doNo matter where they areNever worried about... Read More

Why I enjoy Writing?

During interviews and general conversations with the public,one of the most difficult questions for me to answer(timely and thoroughly) is,"Why do you enjoy writing"?So due to the challenge manifested in such a question,I pondered on creating an answer. Many reasons came to mind,but after digesting much"time for thought",I managed to... Read More

Growing

Growing hurts sometimes; saying goodbye to friends, to things you've known and done to things you wanted to do. Growing heals sometimes the shattered dreams and hopes of a life you once knew leading you to a new knowledge... Read More

Kens Poem

How wonderfully sweet to be a dweller dwelling on the road of goodbye. Bittersweet tears fall as I think of all the places I'll never see, all the faces I'll never know, all the joys I'll never share, as I head for the... Read More

Find the Magic

FIND the MAGICFind the Magic As you release old bondage Come out of hiding And see the starsFind the Magic As you expose the pain Let the tears flow And find beauty in your bodyFind the Magic As you scream from the beating Run from the threats And feel the... Read More

Ocean Heal Me

Ocean Heal MeOcean heal my wounds Let your waves curl and foam on my body Wash away blood, heal scarsOcean renew me with your power As unceasingly you roll Giving strength that's been drainedOcean keep me warm Wrap me in your brine Caress me with your tidesOcean disperse my tears... Read More

Bleed

now is not the time to open open that great door again not the time to be more tolerant not the time to play to winnow is not the time for justice evolution mercy choices not the time to pet the puppies yipping with pathetic voicesnow is not the time... Read More

Joined

JOINEDHeart beat of man pounding - yet unheard joined becomes the beat of a nation.Words of man written - yet unread joined becomes a proclamation.Sounds of man spoken - yet unheard joined becomes a production .Lines of man drawn - yet unrecognized joined becomes an illustration.Beings of man humming... Read More

In The News:

'A unique and slightly mad effort': mapping Britain in poetry  The GuardianA national community arts project, where poems are matched to precise locations, is reinventing a 17th-century classic for the digital age.
Who Gets to Be the Next Poet Laureate of New Hampshire?  SlateShould the poet laureate be a retired dentist who wrote verse about sex with Condoleezza Rice?
Omar Sakr and the poetry of displacement and dispossession  Sydney Morning HeraldPoetry. The Lost Arabs. Omar Sakr. UQP, $24.95. If you are a reader who seeks comfort or assurance, a sense of belonging and identity, or just entertainment ...
Depth of Field: The Hollow Poetry of the Eric Garner Decision  WIREDThe force of Drew Angerer's photo is in what it names: It tells us what the US Department of Justice did about Eric Garner's death.
FIR against Assam poets: India crossed new line in its descent into darkness, says Harsh Mander  India TodayThe FIR against 10 poets, who were booked after video of a "Miya" poem about alleged discrimination towards Bengali-speaking Muslims in Assam went viral, ...
Miya Poetry: Why is it creating noise in Assam now | Explained  India TodaySimply put, the Miya poetry genre paints a picture of stigma and humiliation embedded in the identity -- "Miya" tag.
Poetry in Muslim ‘dialect’ kicks up a storm in Assam  The HinduPranabjit Doloi, a freelance journalist, had filed the complaint objecting the “use of certain terms conveying to the world that the Assamese people are ...
Reclaiming Pride with Miya Poetry  NewsClickThe National Register of Citizens (NRC) is widely seen to be a significantly flawed exercise. It has targeted the poor minorities of Assam, mostly Muslims, who ...
Why Read Poetry?  Cherwell OnlineIt's easy to be intimidated by poetry. Often it withholds as much as it gives, leaves obscure as much as it reveals. And there is so much of it. So many different ...
UK alumna, Louisville native wins Donald Hall Prize for Poetry  Kentucky KernelJoy Priest had a folder full of poems but didn't know she could be a poet.
CT Poets’ Corner: The prose poetry of Charles Rafferty reflects life’s tiny moments  Hartford CourantConnecticut Poets' Corner is a monthly feature highlighting the poetry of Connecticut authors. Poets are selected by Ginny Lowe Connors, former poet laureate ...
Seeking 'Poetic' Justice: Assam's Miya Community Scripts Its Protest In Unique Style  Outlook IndiaThe National Register of Citizens continues to cause a heartburn among the Assamese and the state's Miya community has chosen poetry as a medium to make ...
Orhan Veli Kanık becomes 2nd most read poet in world  Hurriyet Daily NewsA masterpiece by a prominent 20th-century Turkish poet became the second most widely-read poem in the world, according to a Berlin-based multi-lingual ...
Nagaland: Civil engineering student releases first poetry book  EastMojo'Kalopsia', a collection of 91 poems, has been written by Ovungthung Jungio, who is currently pursuing his M Tech at IIT Guwahati; published by PenThrill.
Modern poetry’s sentimentality problem  New StatesmanTwo new but stale collections offer joyless caricatures of passion.
Bookstock Features Poetry and Dance Tribute to Poet Mary Oliver  Seven DaysPoetry, said Mary Oliver in a rare 2015 interview with the radio program "On Being," “is very old. It's very sacred. It wishes for a community. It's a community ritual, ...
New book of poetry inspired by the Isle of Wight and wider world  Isle of Wight County PressLIVING on the Isle of Wight proved the perfect inspiration for a new poetry book.
This writer’s job: Get young people to see poetry everywhere  Christian Science MonitorNaomi Shihab Nye, the new young people's poet laureate, encourages children to slow down and notice details – to see that every life is extraordinary.
77 Art to host first Infinite Lit poetry night  Rutland HeraldAs 77Art gears up for its first Infinite Lit spoken-poetry event Saturday night at the B&G Gallery, the Facebook event promises a great night for those who love ...
The industry and poetry of David Smith  The EconomistTHREE YEARS before he died in a car crash in 1965, David Smith was invited to create work for the Due Monde festival in Spoleto, Italy. One or two pieces ...
Nevada poet laureate hosts 'Pups & Poetry' event at The Hydrant Club  News3LVJoin Clark County Poet Laureate Heather Lang-Cassera and other local poets for “Pups & Poetry,” a free event Saturday, Aug. 17 at 6 p. m. at The Hydrant Club ...
This debut collection of poetry maps a geography of anguish in its lines and images  Scroll.inAn assured collection, Saima Afreen's poems in 'Sin of Semantics' navigate pain as well as places with passion, though they are a little too lush sometimes.
Podcasts Are Providing A New Way Into Poetry  NPRA poem on the page has its appeal — but poetry spoken aloud is a more intimate experience. And a new crop of podcasts are expanding poetry, giving context ...
Poet Eliza Beth Whittington Talks Treat Me Like You Treat the Earth  WestwordEliza Beth Whittington wears a lot of hats: queer activist, painter, urban farmer, parent, singer-songwriter, event organizer…and published poet. Raised on the ...
'I realized I don't need a hero, all I need in this story — Is me': Mollie Tibbetts' poetry describes slain woman in her own words  Des Moines RegisterMollie Tibbetts' name has been the subject of countless Facebook posts, news articles and posters. A host of words have been spoken and written about her ...
Marie Ponsot, Poet of Love, Divorce and Family, Dies at 98  The New York TimesAfter a promising start as a published poet in the 1950s, Marie Ponsot put her career aside. She was a single mother in New York City, with seven children to ...
Poetry helped Jerry Beck as a kid. Now he’s taking it on the road with the Poetry Mobile  The Boston GlobeJust a year after Jerry Beck, the founder of Fitchburg's Revolving Museum, set off to break the world record for the largest paper airplane, he is back with a new ...
Joy Harjo is first Native American named US poet laureate  The GuardianOklahoma-born, Muscogee Creek Nation member who helped tell an 'American story' has been in the wings for a long time. Associated Press. Wed 19 Jun 2019 ...
Pod Goals: Versify Weaves Simple, Heroic Tales With Original Poetry  Nashville SceneFor the sixth installment in our ongoing series about local podcasts, we talk to the poets of Versify.
The artistry and difficulty behind translating poetry  The Globe and MailFor Korean poet Kim Hyesoon and Albanian poet Luljeta Lleshanaku, translating was necessary for expanding their work's audience. Choosing a translator ...
Rocking and walking with Star: Logan poet hosts last walkabout at USU  The Herald JournalUtah State University geologist Jim Evans outright admitted on Thursday night during a poetry walkabout on campus that he had never been part of an event like ...
Dead Poets Society: 30 years on Robin Williams' stirring call to 'seize the day' endures  The GuardianFrom its enthusiasm for literature to its rousing finale, Peter Weir's film is a salute to inspiration itself.
Gyles Brandreth launches poetry by heart initiative  TES NewsThe author and Just a Minute star is encouraging pupils to recite poetry by heart with care home residents without hesitation, repetition or deviation.
Poetry helps tech grad cope with illness  Deccan HeraldAn IIIT-B graduate, Reijul developed juvenile diabetes at the age of 6, and in 2015, he was diagnosed with schizophrenia, because of which he had to ...
Remembering the life and poetry of Marie Ponsot  America MagazineThe poet Marie Ponsot, who died on July 5 at age 98, had a life eventful enough to overshadow her poems. Nevertheless, future generations of readers will still ...
The Poetry of Lali Tsipi Michaeli  TLV1 PodcastsLali Tsipi Michaeli's work attempts to capture, not just the mind at work, but also the spirit, the soul, as it becomes aware of itself as an entity both anchored in, ...
American Life in Poetry | Ragged Right | journalstar.com  Lincoln Journal StarThe following poem by James Davis May, published in 32 Poems Magazine, has a sentence I'd like to underline, because it states just what I look for in the ...
Poetry as films and Insta-stories, Arts News & Top Stories  The Straits TimesTurning poems into short films and having poets recite their works in an Instagram marathon are some of the ways Poetry Festival Singapore is pushing towards ...
Stranger Things' Dacre Montgomery Has A Poetry Podcast You'll Want To Listen To  Refinery29Actor Dacre Montgomery is nothing like his "Stranger Things" character, Billy Hargrove — and he has a soothing, sensitive poetry podcast to prove it.
Poetry in Parliament  Business StandardRead more about Poetry in Parliament on Business Standard. Does political poetry have any value at all?
Marie Ponsot, elegant poet of the sea, stars and her seven-child family, dies at 98  Washington PostShe won the National Book Critics Circle Award for her 1998 collection “The Bird Catcher.”
Omar Responds To The 'Send Her Back' Chant With Photos And Poetry  TPMRep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) took to Twitter soon after vicious chants of “send her back” broke out at President Donald Trump's rally Wednesday night…
“Poetry has given me everything!” – Al Mahmud  The Daily StarAl Mahmud lived a long life, witnessed an eventful past. One of the most renowned contemporary Bengali poets of his time, he spent a lifetime writing and ...
Alice Oswald elected Oxford professor of poetry by huge margin  The GuardianAlice Oswald has won the race to be Oxford's latest professor of poetry. She will be the first woman to serve in the position, established more than 300 years ago.
Still we rise: Seeking sense with verse  Deccan Chronicleat the bengaluru poetry festival this weekend, straight from co-founder shinie antony.
Tracy K Smith on the place of poetry in modern America – books podcast  The GuardianThis week's show is dedicated to poetry. The outgoing US poet laureate, Tracy K Smith, sits down with Richard to discuss her 15-year career and the role of ...
Bella Thorne Said She’s Baring All In Her New Poetry Novel  BuzzFeed NewsThorne opened up about her past and present in a collection of newly published poems, she told BuzzFeed News' Profile.
Harvard's Stephanie Burt rethinks our relationship with poetry  Harvard GazetteStephanie Burt's new book is a guide to understanding an art form that for many feels difficult to access. She talks about creating a “travel guide” for poetry.
Meet the man behind the Tube poetry brightening Londoners’ days  MyLondonThe hero we didn't know we needed to get us through our commute.
Nights of poetry in Haworth  Keighley NewsKEIGHLEY poet Bernie-the-Bolt has launched a monthly spoken word poetry night in Haworth.
Niramla Sitharaman uses poetry, couplets in maiden budget speech  India TodayNiramla Sitharaman continued with the tradition of using poetry and couplets in Budget speeches.
DC church mixes spoken word and social justice with 'Prophetic Poetry Slam'  Episcopal News ServiceLaTonya Merritt performs at All Souls Episcopal Church's Prophetic Poetry Slam in Washington, D.C., on July 13, 2019. Photo: Egan Millard/ENS. [Episcopal ...
The 'Gully Boy' effect: Bangalore Poetry Festival to feature a session on rap music  Economic Times'Gully Boy' affable MC Sher, Siddhant Charutvedi, will kick off the festival.
Dalit writing, global contexts: Loknath Yashwant marries poetry with rationalism in Broken Man  FirstpostSimplicity is what muscles poet and acclaimed translator Loknath Yashwant's poetry. His work stands out from Dalit poets of the past and present because he is ...
Debate: Miyah Poetry in the Assam Context  The WireMiyah poetry, especially when it is not written in Assamese, only selects and prioritises one dialect out of 28 in use. Is it truly representative then of all Miyah ...
Tech student publishes book of poetry  Eastern MirrorBy Our Correspondent / July 18, 2019 / Comments Off on Tech student publishes book of poetry. Print Email. O Jungio, second from left, along with others during ...
Miyah poetry backlash exemplifies the powerful forces unleashed when a group identity is under threat  FirstpostThe idea that people have to pledge loyalty to an official language and may not even write poems in their own language — as seen in the backlash to Miyah ...
Opinion | Poetry as a policy guide  LivemintFinance minister Nirmala Sitharaman invoked a line from 'Yannai pugunda nillam', a verse said to have been offered as advice to King Pandian Arivudai Nambi ...
‘The Last Love Poem I Will Ever Write’ and other best poetry of the month  The Washington PostHow do people deal with traumas and painful memories? For Gregory Orr, one of our most esteemed lyric poets, the answer is to embrace language and to grow ...
Watch These Young Spoken-Word Poets Take On Climate Change  Natural Resources Defense CouncilAcross the world, tens of thousands of young people are taking to the streets to protest climate inaction. And at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem last month, ...
America has its first Native poet laureate and her interview is a must-read.  GOODNot only can poetry foster a love of language, it can also help create tolerance for cultures that have been erased throughout history. Joy Harjo, a member of the ...
The Angle: A Most Restful Edition  Slate MagazineInternecine warfare: A leaked email from former NRA President Marion Hammer reveals growing turmoil within the organization after the failed coup against ...
NPR Review: 'The Cuban Comedy,' By Pablo Medina  NPRPablo Medina's The Cuban Comedy walks a fine line between poetry and political satire. The story is deeply immersed in post-revolution Cuba, in the crumbling ...
Opinion: The kitchen maid as Bhakti poet  LivemintJanabai was an exceptional Bhakti poet who worked as a kitchen maid all her life.Instead of a radical message, she lived by the principle that everything was ...
Joy Harjo named first Native American poet laureate  Big ThinkJoy Harjo is a poet, author and musician, and is an active member of the Muscogee Nation. Poet laureates are charged with overseeing poetry readings at the ...
Poetry: An International Language  The Daily StarWhat is poetry? Before I answer this question, I want to address the question of whether language came after poetry or if poetry came after language. I am not ...
How Erasmus Darwin’s Poetry Prophesied Evolutionary Theory  The WireThe younger Darwin wrote in prose; the elder imagined in poetry – and is arguably the most significant scribbler of scientific verse in English, a sadly neglected ...
Lit Bits: Ron McCallum's memoir and spaced-themed poetry  The Canberra TimesFrom 'meet the author' events to poetry readings, there's plenty happening in Canberra's literary world this week.
Miyah poetry: How Assam's Bengali-Muslims used words to capture a lifetime of oppression and abuse  Firstpost"A social movement that only moves people is merely a revolt. A movement that changes both people and institutions is a revolution." — Martin Luther King, Why ...
The poetry of preserving what we hope to leave behind  Angelus NewsPreservation,” the first poem of Craig Beaven's debut collection, is set in Texas on the eve of a hurricane, the storm “still 12 hours away, still // hot and sunny / in ...
See inspiration for Angelou’s poetry at historic Overtown rooming house  Miami HeraldTucked into the Miami neighborhood of Overtown is the Historic Ward Rooming House. It was where blacks and Native Americans could stay, and sleep safely, ...
Geoffrey Hill's Darkly Luminous Poetry  HyperallergicHill worked on The Book of Baruch by the Gnostic Justin for several years before his death, planning no conclusion; the book would simply consist of as many ...
Immersed in poetry at the Library of Congress  Penn: Office of University CommunicationsAs a poet herself, working at the Poetry and Literature Center at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., has been the perfect opportunity for rising Penn ...
Psychiatric Times' Poet Awarded International Prestige  Psychiatric TimesCongratulations and kudos to Dr Richard M. Berlin, whose poem “Eye Contact” was chosen to be included in the 2019 Hippocrates Prize Anthology.
Greta Bellamacina On Battling Sexism At Cannes And The Poetry Of Valentino's AW19 Collection  Vogue.co.ukGreta Bellamacina on working with Valentino's Pierpaolo Piccioli, her debut feature Hurt by Paradise, and being turned away on the red carpet at Cannes 2019.
Reviving Northern Ireland's poetry scene one poem at a time  BBC NewsPoetry slams, spoken word events and recitals. Why are so many young people turning to poetry?
The Making of Poetry by Adam Nicholson review – Coleridge and Wordsworth's year  The GuardianHow a year spent in the Quantocks and a clash of personalities produced some world famous poems.
Adi Assis's Poetry of Social Critique and Personal Pain  TLV1 PodcastsThe poetry of Adi Assis injects us with the distress that consumes his days and nights. His laments madden us as we find ourselves rare witness to ...
Poetry readings planned at The Harlow  Kennebec Journal & Morning SentinelPoets Elizabeth Potter and Judith Robbins will be featured at 7 p.m. Friday, July 19, at the Harlow, 100 Water St., in Hallowell. The event is part of the.
Poetry: Roughing It  Adirondack AlmanackRoughing It. I remember cold backpack mornings in Augusts in the Adirondacks in the late 1960s, hanging-in our sleeping bags long after waking from sleep
New L.A. book festival LitLit announces talks by poets Yesika Salgado, Vickie Vertiz and more  Los Angeles TimesThe city's newest book festival, to be held at the Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles arts complex, will host four panels on July 20 and 21 as part of its programming, ...
Emma's poetry is helping to beat cyberbullies with powerful words  Saddleworth IndependentA POEM written by talented Greenfield actress and budding author Emma Sykes was chosen to highlight an international day of recognition against ...
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Kulbhushan Jadhav case, backlash to Miyah poetry, Kangana Ranaut on spat with...  FirstpostEditor's Picks: ICJ rules in favour of Kulbhushan Jadhav, Neeraj Shekhar's switch to BJP, backlash to Miyah poetry; today's must-read stories.
The walk of life: Nigerian Booker-winner Ben Okri on poetry, his mother’s stories, and a new novel  IndulgexpressAn encounter with Nigerian poet, novelist and Man Booker Prize winner Ben Okri is always invigorating. Hailed as one among the foremost African authors today ...
Dacre Montgomery Has A Podcast & It’s A Total 180 From Stranger Things’ Billy  Refinery29Actor Dacre Montgomery is nothing like his "Stranger Things" character, Billy Hargrove — and he has a soothing, sensitive poetry podcast to prove it.
Enjoy some poetry from J-Lyn's soul  Germiston City NewsJ-Lyn Matjila explores her passion for writing and has released an emotional poetry book.
“Bless the Poets”: First Native US Poet Laureate Calls Us All to a Different Future  Nonprofit QuarterlyJoy Harjo is the first Native American US Poet Laureate. She was appointed this week by Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, who said that Harjo's work ...
Realising a dream, Dubai author Jorhie Alban publishes poetry  Khaleej TimesTHE NAME JORHIE Alban may be not be familiar to a mass audience at the moment, but as the Dubai resident's first book of poetry, The Sce...
McCann: A look at Mary Pat Shely's poetry - Winchester Sun  Winchester SunAs I stare at Medicare eligibility across the inch of months instead of the abyss of decades, I think not of promotions missed or the overtime not worked, but of ...
Z-Line Poetry: "Madre America"  bushwickdaily.comOur OG Bushwick poet comes back for our third installment. — Bushwick Daily.
Pride, the poetry of Michelangelo and the love that dare not speak its name  The IndependentSomeone discovered a scrap of verse recently by the First World War poet Siegfried Sassoon, sent in a letter in 1925 to a young man he'd fallen in love with, the ...
Budget 2019-20: Nirmala Sitharaman quotes Sangam era Tamil poetry, Lord Basveshwara in her maiden budget speech  The HinduFinance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden budget speech drew generously from literature and sayings from sources as varied as Chanakya Niti, Sangam ...
Charles Simic reflects on what set James Tate’s late poetry apart  The Washington PostWhat makes James Tate's later poetry unlike that of most American poets writing today is that it is rarely about him. It was not always like that. When I first met him ...
Missoula kids learn poetry and pasta | Local  The MissoulianTwenty-one kids spread out along the sidewalk in front of Caffe Dolce Monday, with some talking in groups of two or three, and others off by themselves reading ...
Glaser uses poetry to reflect on humanity | Spotlight  SoMdNews.comThe Maryland Writers' Association created the Writers' Round Table Program to encourage writers, poets, playwrights and authors through monthly articles and ...
Meet Joy Harjo, The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate  NPRNPR's Noel King talks to Joy Harjo, who is a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation. She grew up in Oklahoma and has been writing poetry since the 1970s.
Hungering: a Poetry Jukebox for Dublin’s Docklands  The Irish Times'We asked for poems about hunger now, and the memory of past hunger that lingers in the gut'
From Parliament to social media, Rahat Indoris poetry appeals to all  Business Standard“Ghar ki taameer chaahe jaisi ho Iss mein rone ki jagah rakhna” (Whatever be the structure of your home, Keep a corner for shedding tears) — Nida Fazli As he ...
Siddhant Chaturvedi to frontline Bengaluru’s poetry fest this year  Times of IndiaThe fourth edition of the Bengaluru Poetry Festival will touch upon a host of issues, with gender being one of them.
Exploring the benefits of poetry for cancer patients  Stoke-on-Trent LiveA poetry evening at Keele University will include work written by cancer survivors and people who have lost their battle with the illness.
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Stone Beds [A Poem and an Advance]

Stone Beds [Pompeii's surge]Advance: after the great eruption of Pompeii's... Read More

Two Poems: Boyhood, and Old Age [with a note on style]

BoyhoodOh me! Thy glorious days have flown! I mealy noticed,... Read More

Since Youve Been Gone...

My life has changedin so so many waysIt seems to... Read More

Kafka Re-Trial

Kafka lands resurrected in Crewe deposited by a silvery alien... Read More

Mechanical Poetry - Part Three

Have you ever read the lyrics of a Simon and... Read More

Storm Rising along the Lima Coast

Storm Rising along the Lima Coast [Summer of 2002]?wind was... Read More

A Dose of Laughter

I'm not well. Can't you tell? Kinda low, so,... Read More

Burning Autumn Leaves [a poem in Spanish and English]

Burning Autumn Leaves [1950s in St. Paul, Minnesota]My long steel... Read More

San Francisco [Almost a Sonnet]

(The city by the bay of Northern California, near which... Read More

It Was Not Me

It was not me as I am now. It was... Read More

Our Home

Our home was warm in the shade of the trees... Read More

A Death in Cajamarca, Peru (Atahualpa, in Cajamarca ((in English and Spanish))

The Epic Poem:A Death in Cajamarca, Peru [Atahualpa, in Cajamarca]Advance:... Read More

Life is a Fantasy

LIFE IS A FANTASY!A pink-eyed rabbit, fuzzy whiteHops in bedrooms... Read More

Mother, I Dont Mind The Pain

I am among those who know that one never recovers... Read More

THe Monster Mash, A Graveyard SMASH (short story I wrote when I was 11)

The Monster Mash The Graveyard SmashHave you heard of the... Read More

Cruel World

Azra, Azra, Wake up Azra. Wake up Azra, It is... Read More

Poetry in a Nutshell

Poetry is more than just rhyming and prose that is... Read More

Elizabeth Barrett Browning: A Discussion of How Do I Love Thee?

"How Do I Love Thee?" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning was... Read More

Review Of Stephen B. Wileys First Book Of Poetry: HERO ISLAND

Poet Stephen B. Wiley's first book of poetry, Hero Island,... Read More

Let Your Feelings Be Your Guide

The light of all eternity shines with me now /... Read More

Arizona Blue--Gunfighter: The Wolves Nest [Chapter One of Seven: The North]

[Episode Five]Arizona Blue-GunfighterThe Wolves Nest-in the North[Episode Five]Northern Minnesota Area?Winter... Read More

Learn About Love From Poet Rumi

Learn about love by reading poetry by a long dead... Read More

Little Girl from Huancayo [a poem/in English and Spanish]

Little girl from HuancayoDo you really, really know? Just how... Read More

Opposites Do Attract Quite Well

When I am climbing up, you are stepping down. When... Read More

Asha of Darfur [A poem with a commentary by the author]

Asha of DarfurCry, cry-oh little Darfur woman For your sister... Read More