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Works in Progress: Comrades and Lovers

Sometimes I talk back to dead poets.  What do you want from me?  My entire life is talking to people that don't listen, so why not talk to those that can't? In 1900 Walt Whitman published Leaves of Grass, which contained "Give Me The Splendid, Silent Sun".  In this poem he entreated, in his effusive… Continue reading Works in Progress: Comrades and Lovers

Poems · writing

Works in Progress: Mother Tongue

This is well and truly a work in progress.  I haven't really touched this in years.  I had been playing with the phrases, even trying to translate them into Spanish to keep my brain limber.   No clue what it means or where it came from.  I just really like the word "primordial" and I'm fascinated… Continue reading Works in Progress: Mother Tongue