Viva Escritora

Reporting from the bleacher seats …

This sentiment was completely handwritten (!) inside a Christmas card I received via USPS: Every time a hand reaches out to help others … that is Christmas. Every time someone puts anger aside and strives for understanding … that is Christmas. Every time people forget their differences and realize their love for each other … …

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tl;dr!? In this high time of vacation, I’m dropping this de scription of my Muse. She’s been with me since childhood and I’m grateful and surprised She’s still here. Enjoy! Or not. ‘de’ a preposition meaning from; of – used in French, Spanish, and Portuguese personal names, originally to indicate place of origin ‘scription‘ a …

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Public Service Announcement: Today is World Poetry Day!!! tl;dr!? There are 5 poems below but I refuse to summarize.         Either take a moment here,                           or there,                or don’t. Here we go! Woodpeckers The woodpecker bangs its head against a tree in the neighbor’s yard.     Relentless. Tenacious.     Until they stop. But then, there they go again.     Knock wood.     Knocking away for that …

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Some folks do not enjoy poetry. If that’s you, then take a big deep tl;dr!? breather. And if you do, well, enjoy! Or not. Upon Examining the Signature on a Signed Copy The Rain in Portugal, signed by Billy Collins, a gift.But in the ‘Billy Collins’ signature font      his name could be ‘Bolly Cotton’     only Bolly …

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