Category Archives: Writing

The Poem of Uncertainty

to begin writing without the assurance that you will finish what now two lines ago you started, leaves this writer in an ever deepening philosophical quandry; what if the words don’t make it to the end of the poem? what … Continue reading

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Absence of Words

Where are they? where are those words that should have been here…. and…. here…. and here, all arranged in neat, ordered lines? Where are they? those absentees who’ve neglected their solemn duty and have absconded into obscurity: Meaning like wheat … Continue reading

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Lord of the Rings ( Part 6 )

A time of breaking apart and meetings, a time for farewells and greetings; Boromir dead and the fellowship scattered, Frodo and Sam gone to Mordor with the only thing that mattered; On the trail to rescue Pippin and Merry whom … Continue reading

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Everything you always wanted to know about …

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Umberto Eco : A Footnote

When production ceases ( and ) the production line rattles to one last final halt , who then shall have the surplus if there is no surplus to be had ? Arising then out of the contradictions of their own … Continue reading

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DESTINY POETS… THE SUCCESS CONTINUES…BE PART OF IT…

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Jacques Brel : Parody

It is raining here in Brussels even amid cobbled streets emptied of their customary hostility it is raining , raining always in my Brussels a town where my dreams were stolen from me by events too sad to recall on … Continue reading

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