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You Make Me Sick – a poem

You Make Me Sick Now that you’re gone, I feel free of fear. I can relax. It’s fabulous, like easing down into a luxurious bubble bath. My shoulders fall back into place. This is how it feels to be safe. … Continue reading

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By Vocation, Not Profession

No, of course this is not a professional blog. It’s a personal blog. In fact, it’s “an experiment”. I figure out how to use the “machinery” as I go along. This blog is soul, not ego. (Well, can’t escape ego. … 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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Writing Misfits and Poet Bums

I’m a “poet bum”. (A term used by Patti Smith. I framed her promo photo sent to me by her mother, after she had called me in response to a letter my youngest daughter wrote to Patti, back in the … Continue reading

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