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Sometimes love and loss hold hands together.
— Michael Faudet

Inspired by some classic love and loss ballads, I wrote the following poem some time earlier this year.

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WordPress and Themes

The look of my Blog (Lair of A Wordsmith) has not changed in a long time now. Though it looks amazing as it is, I think that change needs to be an ongoing thing. 167 more words


Way With Words

The long light, the glittering road.

This week I’m looking forward to the launch of an exhibition that I’m a part of – the end result of a project that has unfolded over a number of months.  368 more words


The Parable of the Blacksmith School

Once upon a time the people of Israel had a blacksmith school. The fathers and grandfathers brought their young men to Blacksmith School every day; for they knew the skills of ironwork were vital to the strength of their nation. 426 more words

A Cautionary Tale

Little boy Gable wants so desperately to be loved. Could it be he missed out on it as a child? He searches for women to love him but the love of one woman is not enough to feed this hungry little boy. 300 more words


One new word a day. So I can play.

So I’ve decided to learn one new word a day and find a way to relate that word to creative arts. So here’s the new word. 33 more words

Embrace the Grind #MondayBlogs

So I saw a maxim scribbled across an athletic shirt that caught my attention. Now, generally speaking, I absolutely hate athletic shirts with silly slogans on them. 746 more words