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Directions (after Billy Collins) by Inua Ellams

The two poems featured here by the multi-talented Inua Ellams take us through London streets at night. Directions (after Billy Collins’ poem. Please read this before you read Inua’s) is a hand-on-our-shoulder poem, talking to us as a friend familiar with the poet’s home ( 953 more words



Close your eyes

Open your heart

Cast out your doubts

Let me in your mind

Slow down a bit

Look up and feel

Nothing’s right… 10 more words


Study Claims Men Really Are Better At Navigating Than Women

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Cue the misogynistic jokes: A new study claims men really might be better than women with directions.

According to research done in Africa by the University of Utah… 357 more words



Brainwaves limited

I don’t follow directions

You just ask my wife

©AC Elliott & File Cabinet Ramblings 2014

Written in response to today’s 3 Words… 6 more words


It was a long, long drive from New York to Maine stopping at almost every rest stop to take a break but we finally got here, did a few circles, found the house, threw down the futons, grabbed a bedspread and crashed.  624 more words

Lynn Canyon, Nov. 21

This Friday we’ll be hiking some of the trails through Lynn Canyon Park. Let’s meet at the End of the Line Cafe at the corner of Lynn Valley and Dempsey Roads at 9:15. 16 more words