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La Conner two-fer

La Conner, Washington, will host two poetry events on Saturday, November 18, 2017:

  • WORKSHOP. At 1:00pm, Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall will conduct a workshop on Ekphrastic Poetry.
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Poetry

Her attention made it swell

Ours is an old, old story with an interesting new wrinkle. Throughout most of our history, nothing — not flood, famine, plague, or new weapons — has endangered humanity one-tenth as much as the narcissistic ego, with its self-aggrandizing presumptions and its hell-hound spawn of fear and greed. 71 more words

AARP and Pimples

Today, I found a middle aged…pimple!  And, all manners of imagination…soon followed!

“Self-esteem is for sissies. Accept that you’re a pimple and try to keep a lively sense of humor about it.

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April Fool

“Cinderella went incognito,

and it is said that she had a ball.

It is always midnight in Cognito

By the black clock against the wall…”

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Stinking Corpse Lily

“Just because you’re naked

Doesn’t mean you’re sexy,

Just because you’re cynical

Doesn’t mean you are cool,

You may tell the greatest lies

And wear a brilliant disguise…

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Art Portfolio- My Work

Black-eyed Susan

“So do join me in Cognito,

You know that I’ll never tell.

We’ll sneak in the back door of Heaven

And stroll unnoticed through Hell”

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Still Life with Woodpecker… Wrecking Ourselves and Loving the Wrong People with Tom Robbins

If you’re honest, you sooner or later have to confront your values. Then you’re forced to separate what is right from what is merely legal. This puts you metaphysically on the run.

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