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Don Teolis

A versatile entrepreneur with a wide range of accomplishments in the fields of tourism, professional training, and the arts, Don Teolis currently splits his time between a number of projects in and around the greater New York metropolitan area. 237 more words

XXVI

boy (despite & regardless)

boy, did you think i really gave a damn
tears, blamed on you, even wiped by your hand
boy, you hid in your ribcage as he let me in… 326 more words

Poetry

“Pop Classics? Let’s do it Italian Style”

  “Hey, admit it,” says Don Teolis.  Everyone with an ounce of passion and verve for fantasy has thought about “doin’ it Italian style.” Given the vibrancy of the Italian culture, fun loving-people have endeavored to eat like an Italian, dress like an Italian, and romance like an Italian at some point in their lives.  193 more words

XXVI

a better inheritance

you bled from wrists i punctured, as if you intended my salvation
you knew its pain, but you spread my arms as you whispered “beloved son” 185 more words

Poetry

tomorrow (twenty-three years after you first opened your eyes)

tomorrow, twenty-three years after you first opened your eyes
three and some after my own were blessed to know their light
two years after you first closed them as our lips pressed together… 37 more words

Poetry

despite & regardless

do you remember how my lips gently pressed your forehead
or just how i picked you up & laid you down on my bed
do you just remember how we fought, & how each tear dripped… 346 more words

Poetry

six

child, i set the beat of the heart in your small chest
the precious green of your eyes wasn’t blind design
fragments of heaven’s garden mixed with innocence… 248 more words

Poetry