Category Archives: Poetry

Show me your friends …

It was early last December, As near as I remember, I was walking down the street in tipsy pride. No one I was disturb in’ As I lay down by the curb in’ And a pig came up and lay … Continue reading

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Autumn’s last hurrah – a poetic tribute

Autumn is a favorite season for many people – it certainly is for me. Many clear and sunny days, a sharpness in the air, beautiful trees, the final bounty from our gardens. Then there is Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday. As … Continue reading

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President Trump’s schedule for Monday, November 6

President Donald J. Trump‘s schedule for Monday, November 6th (beginning 7:05 pm EST):

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Fall & Winter Verse

Another old post with a new twist. It seems like a poetry kind of day. Poetry. Thoughts that travel from the head through the heart and out through the fingers to become words on paper.

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Just Because …

JABBERWOCKY Lewis Carroll ‘Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. ‘Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware … Continue reading

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Romance – Poems and Songs

In honor of my 50th wedding anniversary. Of course, I was divorced long ago and, even if I had not divorced, my ex-husband is no longer alive, so this isn’t a real anniversary.     Regardless of the disclaimers, love … Continue reading

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Today In History – America The Beautiful On this day in 1893, a professor stands atop Pikes Peak. She is struck by the beauty around her and is inspired to write a poem. Her poem is later set to music. Today, we all know that song … Continue reading

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