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Ekphrastic Poem

My friend Amber Chand is a talented and intuitive painter and retreat leader. Amber posted this painting on Facebook asking “What has she come to reveal?” The painting and the question stimulated a poem. What mask do you show the … Continue reading

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Christmas Moon

The full moon last night was better than sleep. This poem ran through my mind as Christmas eve eased into Christmas morning.  Merry Christmas too all! Christmas Eve Moon An oculus, high and bright, pouring Christmas light onto earth. Stars … Continue reading

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Santa is real

Poem #9 – Stamp collection – National/Global Poetry Writing Month 2017 Santa is real I learned this in Boston where a good graffitist stenciled “Santa is real” around town. Amy and I took our smiling selfie by one. My nephew … Continue reading

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Argyllshire Gathering and Yes Scotland campaign for independence

I am not a political person and have no educated opinion on whether or not Scotland should vote to become independent from England on September 18th, 2014. But, the contrast of the peaceful politics of this vote in 2014 with … Continue reading

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