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No Time for Tricks ~ No Taste for Treats

With goblins, ghoulies, and ghosties skulking along the edge of consciousness. and with every horror movie that refuses to die — Psycho, Vertigo, Rebecca — being pulled from its grave, it must be Halloween. 970 more words

Poems & Poetry

Theme in Yellow

“Theme in Yellow” – Carl Sandburg (1916)

“Yellow” – Coldplay (2000)

Illustration by Joseph M. O’Malley in Childcraft Volume One: Poems of Early Childhood (1939)

"Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance"

“Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance”

– Carl Sandburg, 1878-1967, American, poet, writer, editor


Concerning Craft: Shirley Brewer – Revisited

The “Concerning Craft” series introduces Little Patuxent Review contributors, showcases their work and draws back the curtain to reveal a little of what went into producing it.

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Sunsets Never Last

“I cried over beautiful things knowing no beautiful thing lasts.”

—“Autumn Moment” by Carl Sandburg



October 25, 2014

Dear Readers,

Just getting my bearings, I chose to edit a previous post.  You can find the original here.  It’s good to be back.  245 more words

Middle East

Return to Connemara

Smooth as silent glass

Water bends beneath webbed feet

Darkness rims the day

Weekly photo challenge: Refraction

Haiku and photos by Sandi Fleming, October 2014… 113 more words