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Forced relocation – Poem based on a prompt

I jumped in on a writing prompt in a comment from ramblingsfromamum in her post here. The comment was “Trickling like water across the mossy stones… your time starts now” I decided to try to add the last part in … Continue reading

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A Mere Tear In The Ocean of Suffering – Acrostic

In an earlier post today I wrote down “A mere tear in the ocean.” I was trying to relay my thoughts on how even though today’s events hit me pretty hard, the impact of how I felt from this as … Continue reading

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Loss of a child (a clogyrnach) – Poem

A fellow poet and blogger (Sue of Blue Girl Poems) recently posted a form of poetry (clogyrnach) here  that I had not seen before. So, as usual, I wanted to try it. With today’s sad events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in … Continue reading

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A mere tear in the ocean – thoughts and poem

It is with a large swing of emotions and tears in my eyes that I sit here and read about another senseless killing spree.  I can’t imagine the horror of hearing about a shooting at your child or loved one’s school … Continue reading

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I support the recreational use of…Start em young, Build em strong – acrostic

I support the recreational use of … Books, Paper, Pencils, Paint, Instruments Etc. I have a couple of friends that have recently posted (as I have done) poetry of one form or another, that was written by their kids. On … Continue reading

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL – Acrostic

I saw a post this morning on my friend David’s blog regarding the International Day of the Girl. His blog referenced Susan Daniels Poetry blog where she discusses the atrocities of the practice of creating child brides. David’s blog also … Continue reading

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Another proud papa moment

I throw these out there well… because I’m a proud papa. I have some other friends / fellow bloggers that do the same and I enjoy getting updates so I thought you might enjoy one from me so here’s a … Continue reading

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