Category Archives: Poems

The Poet and the Poem

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On Tuesday, My 23, it was my pleasure to be a guest on Grace Cavalieri’s “The Poet and the Poem.” The program is recorded at the Library of Congress and is broadcast, at a later date, on Pacifica Radio and … Continue reading

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On the Air

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Reading “LA Central Library”  from Garden of Rain LA Central Library Standing in line for 15 minutes of internet Tom Bradley Wing LA Central Library the alkies the druggies even the homeless need to charge their iPods. Quintessential LA quintessentially … Continue reading

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Flag Burning

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WHO SAYS I can’t burn your flag just watch I am the anti-Christ you say I am the radical terrorist waiting to shoot down your twisted idea of democracy I am the welfare mother sucking on the swollen tits of … Continue reading

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What to Do On Inauguration Day

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Wear black. Tell your friends you’re in mourning. Shed a tear but don’t let tears blind your way. Fly the flag at half-mast. If you have a pennant for your lapel, wear it upside down or pin directly to chest: … Continue reading

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Born In America

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I was born in America. America is a foreign land. I was taught to worship freedom. But freedom was a flimsy word whistling on the raging wind. I was taught that liberty was the proud offspring of our forefathers. But … Continue reading

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Post-Election Haiku by Dennis Price

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Here are some haiku Dennis Price wrote right after the election. Trump You have won the wheel Now through storm and sun you steer Don’t run yourself over Egg of Hope Broken egg today Your yokes membrane still intact Fry … Continue reading

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#NOTMYPRESIDENT

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Adam Levon Brown, poet and provocateur, has put together an anthology of poems called #NOTMYPRESIDENT.  It includes poems by C. Steven Blue, Claudine Nash, myself and many others. Available for $6 on Create Space. Check it out and long live … Continue reading

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I was born in America. America is a foreign land.

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A Poem From Garden of Rain

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Sally Zakariya has posted  a poem from Garden of Rain on her blog But Does It Rhyme? Enjoy the poem and explore this very pleasant and engaging blog.

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What Have You Got to Lose?

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Welcome to the third world

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