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"They Are Not Invisible" (a poem by KPKeelan)

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Puffy woman

bursting from a stained sweater

careens in my direction.

Alcohol saturating her breath

she squats like a pumpkin

under a NO SMOKING sign… 144 more words

Kevin Keelan

Good news: Part of troublesome canal to be fenced off

Good news story 1: Funding has been approved by the City to fence off the Wynberg Canal between Piers and Vriedenhof Road!

Good news story 2: 98 more words

Crime

INDIA, JAMA MASJID MOSQUE

After our bicycle rickshaw ride through the Chandni Chowk Market we load into a bus for our next destination. Street hawkers persistently pursue tourists with their wares for sale. 779 more words

A new book!

Many of you will know that I have been contemplating publishing a book of poetic verse for some time now. Well, the decision has been made, and it is now going through “the process”! 196 more words

Just Thinking

Re-digging Wells

Genesis 26:15(Now the Philistines had stopped and filled with earth all the wells that his father’s servants had dug in the days of Abraham his father.) 591 more words

The Healing Touch of Animals

I live in a large city fraught with homelessness. Many years ago, when I first moved to Portland, Oregon, those living in destitute conditions stationed themselves along one main street called Burnside. 500 more words

Mental Illness

BEWARE and BE AWARE

In these days, there are many who go door to door in neighbourhoods, giving out false “religious” information. Some are in various malls, or just outside the doors, attempting to persuade people that the words they speak, and the pamphlets they attempt to give out are truth. 395 more words