Monthly Archives: February 2013

Beauty and the Beast – a poem

Normally, I incorporate dark humor in my poetry. This morning I’m feeling more serious. Beauty and the Beast I guess you’re gone. I’m sorry to see you go. But I won’t cry. One day we die. That’s a guarantee. So, … Continue reading

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What Do You Think?

I just finished reading The Fifth Agreement. I read The Four Agreements last December. (It was recommended.) I don’t know, I guess these books are all right. I buy some of what Ruiz says, but not everything. Generally, the whole … Continue reading

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Gods, Drunks, and Poets – a poem

I wrote this poem many years ago. It’s a love poem dressed in black. I started it while Freddie the Freeloader was in my life, and completed it after he was gone. He was a writer. A very good writer. … Continue reading

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This Blog

Why this blog? Well, I am here to bleed, fume, whine, think out loud, entertain myself, tell stories, and/or sometimes share one of my poems. I’m nobody, just a poet, a woman who loves literature and writing, art and painting. … Continue reading

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Why I Write

My therapist gave me a writing assignment. I felt ambivalent about the idea, but I kept that to myself. I want to cooperate, and I want to give her the benefit of the doubt. I’ll wait and see what she … Continue reading

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