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A Poet’s Lament

    This was written recently, in part, as a response to a comment from a new follower (Eileen @Laughter: Carbonated Grace). The first eight lines were modified only slightly with the word “pity” replacing “bless” in the first line. … Continue reading

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Questions Of A Personal Nature

     This came to me a week or so ago, and it is a rather thought-provoking poem that elicited some  inner searching deeper than that which is my norm. But, I must confess that I am very pleased with its … Continue reading

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The Wandering Muse

     In the event that anyone has realized that I am not posting very often anymore.. The following should explain why!!      So, if anyone should find my muse, please send her home, I need her desperately.   … Continue reading

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And He Said Unto

    Dedicated to all the frustrated poets of the world, God bless you for your under-appreciated endeavors.      Have a great and safe week everyone. Jake. And He Said Unto ..And God said unto the artist, “take this gift … Continue reading

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My Happy Place

     Something new.. Ponder if you will the message here inside, for there is always somewhere, that we can go to hide.     Enjoy your week, Jake. My Happy Place I have nowhere to go but, I’m going … Continue reading

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The Nest

     I don’t know why that I haven’t posted this one before, as it is one of my favorites. As you can see it was written back in April of 2010 when I was just getting started,(and was probably a lot more creative) … Continue reading

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Why I Write

Why I Write I write what I feel and I feel what I write, inspired by sound inspired by sight. I think in the day and do my dreamin’ at night. Sometimes they’re dark and sometimes they’re light. Sometimes they … Continue reading

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     Well let us begin year #2 with Interjections #2. We haven’t seen this category in a while and it usually brings about a good response. Even though it is the weekend, I’m still looking for all of the attention that I can … Continue reading

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Just One Wish

     It would appear that I’m not the only one who has a poem referencing Peter Pan and the Lost Boys. The following poem is by Carl D’Agostino the author, cartoonist, humorist, blogger and friend.(I know I made you smile.wordpress.com) It was his first published … Continue reading

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