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Started Jul 10, 2012

 

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Merimee Moffitt commented on The DitchRider's blog post The Sunday Poem: Bill Nevins
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"so true so true...lovely lovely pom, Bill.  MAKE LOVE NOT WAR  lives on. "
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The Sunday Poem: Bill Nevins

oh omar in darkness, what the hell ya dreaming now? in that night we dreamed as you could well dream, macho mateen destroyer of worlds, of what could have been, of what could be: why not turn those bullets away with love and poetry and songs and laughter
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 so they spin off into the sea of false…See More
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The Sunday Poem: Bill Nevins

oh omar in darkness, what the hell ya dreaming now? in that night we dreamed as you could well dream, macho mateen destroyer of worlds, of what could have been, of what could be: why not turn those bullets away with love and poetry and songs and laughter
--and touch and kisses--
 so they spin off into the sea of false…See More
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The Sunday Poem: Elaine Schwartz

The Flautist(After El Flautista, Remedios Varo, 1955)  Eyes closed    mask studded with ocean pearls     the flautist leans against gray granite her music     soft as sighs raucous     as humanity’s lies     worries the world’s unsettled breath  as shards rain upon the earth    scatter at her feet     fragments…See More
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The Sunday Poem: Elaine Schwartz

The Flautist(After El Flautista, Remedios Varo, 1955)  Eyes closed    mask studded with ocean pearls     the flautist leans against gray granite her music     soft as sighs raucous     as humanity’s lies     worries the world’s unsettled breath  as shards rain upon the earth    scatter at her feet     fragments…See More
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Merimee Moffitt commented on The DitchRider's blog post The Sunday Poem: Amanda Cartigiano
"Nice work, foreshadowing is eerily appropo. Simple, quick, a little biscuit of a poem"
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Johnny_Mango commented on The DitchRider's blog post The Sunday Poem: Amanda Cartigiano
"An amazing poem:  terse and disconcerting told with a rhythmic finality.  Very well done!"
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The Sunday Poem: Bill Nevins

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oh omar in darkness, what the hell ya dreaming now?





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The Sunday Poem: Elaine Schwartz

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The Sunday Poem: Amanda Cartigiano

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Four Tickets to New Mexico

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The Sunday Poem: Megan Baldrige

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At 8:53pm on December 5, 2010, Barbara Bode said…
Was it you who posted the Frida and Diego poem? Stunning! I sent copies to a dozen friends. In fact that poem , which I read on Jon Knudson's blog, was a major reason I tracked down Duke City. The other reason is that if I ever move back to the States, it would be to live in or around Albuquerque.
At 4:23pm on October 27, 2010, Dee Cohen said…
Yes, that was me.
Would you like a link to the album?
I'm new to ABQ.
Who was youse?
Dee
At 3:28pm on April 8, 2009, Joseph Franklin said…
Thanks for your response to my post about Harrison Ridley. Don't know if you're from Philly and knew of him but, well, he was a beautiful soul.
At 7:42pm on February 9, 2009, Idris said…
thanks for the comments. i will get something together and send it to ya.
 
 
 

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