“After Reading How Poets Often Die …” . . . and other poetic responses to the last Wednesday Writing Prompt — THE POET BY DAY

“Poetry is a life-cherishing force. For poems are not words, after all, but fires for the cold, ropes let down to the lost, something as necessary as bread in the pockets of the hungry.” Mary Oliver, A Poetry Handbook Here are the diverse, thought-provoking and engaging responses to the last Wednesday Writing Prompt, the transformation […]

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Three poems kindly featured in The Poet By Day, in amazing company. Thankyou Jamie.

“I am fated to journey hand in hand with my strange heroes and to survey the surging immensity of life, to survey it through the laughter that all can see and through the tears unseen and unknown by anyone.” Nikolai Gogol The heartening responses to the last Wednesday Writing Prompt, the hanged man, May 30, which […]

via “Vincent Van Gone” … and other poems in response to the last Wednesday Writing Prompt — THE POET BY DAY

“Fireset” a silent video of amazing artwork by Marcel Herms and words by me from “Stubborn Sod” soon to be published by Alien Buddha Press. Months January to May are covered. This is from March.

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