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Happy Birthday, Mr. Strummer!

Joe Strummer would have been 62 today!

He’s one of the reasons that I am a decent person.

He is missed.


"Men Who March Away" by Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hardy

(1840 – 1928)

Song of the Soldiers

What of the faith and fire within us
Men who march away
Ere the barn-cocks say… 188 more words


"A Dream Within A Dream" by Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe

(1809 – 1849)

Take this kiss upon the brow!
And, in parting from you now,
Thus much let me avow–
You are not wrong, who deem… 128 more words


The Confines. (a poem)

The ceaseless war, within and far
Neither Gaza nor India stand a blame,
The animus I foster inside of me,
The love consumed by infernal flame…
62 more words



I have selected a few of my favourite poems.  I do hope you enjoy them as much as I did :






BELIEVE ME, if all those endearing charms… 473 more words



Even in this tumultuous time, I look toward the light, of the people who i adore. who are my eternal family.


stood by the dying… 37 more words


Pentecost 75

Pentecost 75
My Psalm 75


When Pentecost began, I had just completed a theology course which included a brief discussion about the psalms. During the four year program I discovered that many people thought David, the boy who faced a giant and won and later became king, wrote all one hundred and fifty of them. 1,085 more words