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Day 259: The Man and the Proliferation of Poetry as per April; 'Ordinary'

In case you didn’t know, National Poetry Month is April! The Academy of American Poets founded the celebration in 1996 and since them it has become one of the biggest literary celebrations in the world. 773 more words

Three Ideas for National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month

Post A Daily Poem

A few years ago I enjoyed tweeting a short poem each morning on Twitter during April.  It gave me the opportunity to interact with many poets and venues that participated in the fray that is the hallmark of the Twitter realm.  386 more words


Deleting My Blog

I am getting rid of this on March 26th.

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Sarnia-Lambton Poets Prepare For #NPM17 Celebrations

Shift the colours on your page;/and softly coax your reds and purples,/that have concealed themselves/for years…” – Kara Ghobhainn Smith*

Close your eyes for a minute or two. 1,707 more words

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After the first glass of vodka
you can accept just about anything
of life even your own mysteriousness
you think it is nice that a box… 73 more words


Celebrating Forests & Poetry -March 21, 2017

The sun rolls out a carpet of light…March 21, 2017 is not only World Poetry Day but it’s also International Day of Forests!

Today reminds us that we should dash outdoors into a forest, recite a poem, hug the oldest tree we can find, do all that we can to protect our environment, and make our world a kinder and better place to live in. 281 more words

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Cover Reveal in Honor of World Poetry Day

In honor of World Poetry Day 2017, I am revealing the cover for my annual haiku book: A Haiku Perspective 2017.

This book features haiku written during 2016 some you’ve seen and some you haven’t. 62 more words

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