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poetry is a waterfall of words cascading inside of us landing in a swirling pool of chaos which eventually finds its way to a place where words come together and tell a story

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So, Holly (the poet) was the only human asked to read a poem. She did beautifully and the chicklets were delighted but she didn’t leave a copy of her poem with the poetry club. Below is chicklet Nan. She’s in the Poetry Room. The frame for Holly’s poem is empty and has a sticky note saying, “Holly’s poem.” The chicklets drew her picture, which on the bottom shelf of the bookcase. As soon as they get a copy of her poem they will let you know.

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all poets are renegades writing outside the box telling it like it is in a few words getting their messages across to those who understand freedom and truth Poetry is underplayed because it’s so dangerous keep writing

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Okay, so…

Another thing about poetry books.  Some, that are written by men, reduce women to body parts.  They talk about us as if we are things.  Things to be used, laughed at and treated like garbage.  They call us names and … Continue reading

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Poetry…a poem

poetry is sculpture made with words instead of clay poetry use words to form figures to show color and form there is little difference between clay and words both are tangible in their own way a sculpture is poetry using … Continue reading

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Bukowski…and Firth

Went to a used bookstore (a different one), AGAIN, today.  I mean, it’s right by the Chicago Botanic Garden, how could I NOT stop???  So, I don’t really like Bukowski.  I used to like him, but he seemed to really … Continue reading

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poetry long stories few words heart of the matter to the point hidden meanings secrets cloaked in metaphor truth deception movement reaching humorous intimate mysterious life and death magical poetry has something for everyone

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