THEODORE ROETHKE, EMINENT AMERICAN POET OF 1940s n 50s OF THE LAST CENTURY,WHOSE INFLUENCE OVER THE SUBSEQUENT POETS WAS OVERWHELMING, WAS BORN THIS DAY, MAY 25, 1908, IN SAGINAW, MICHIGAN, USA. ! Born to Otto Roethke,a gardener who had a large ...―
Her power rises in the Earth and Air Love from our Mother we’re in her care She is our Guardian of life and breath And cradle during our moment of death Divine doesn’t sit on a pearled throne In judgement waiting and casting stone She...―
Here it is, the day where I can show what I can do as a dancer. However, when you have other dancers all around you, you get lost in the crowd. Everybody wants to be in the spotlight, but it … Continue reading →―
Another year has quickly come and gone. The party was a success and the kids are knocked out from all the fun they’ve had today. It is around 8pm. I should be in bed myself, but I am more awake … Continue reading →―
My dreams haven’t been the same. The door knob doesn’t talk back to me. It is always unlocked. The white rabbit is now black. Everything that I remember from my past dreams, is now dead. I haven’t seen anybody I … Continue...―
Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who’s the darkest of them all? I have thought of myself as the future queen of my father’s fortune since I was a little girl. I am the last of my father’s family. There is nobody … Continue...―
So I have come up with a weekly collaboration idea! I challenge you as writers and poets to “stuff” my opening and closing paragraphs with a written paragraph of no more than 5 sentences or a poetry verse of 6 lines that would fit as ...―
Oh Cat! Learn Your Place Oh, cat! Aren’t you just the princess perched in the window, following the squirrels. You find that all I own, belongs to you, and you no issue showing me so. Despite the tiny brown chips … Continue reading...―
Everything echoes and fades away hastily, Even the passage of the sunlight misses out- You have to remain without a solution. Cold winds come across from the distant sea, If you have love, do always carry within you- Hardly anyone … ...―
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