A poem using movie titles of the 70’s

We could not believe Woodstock was on the big screen as it turns out, so was The Go-Between Some of us were Lovers and Others Strangers   The Wild Child never knew about the dangers of having no Bed and Board There was little we could afford   Three Sisters                                                                                                                            made love to all                                                                                                                                          The Boys in the Band   A First Love was hard … Continue reading A poem using movie titles of the 70’s

Poets are Everywhere

                          Poetry is life and a poet can be found anywhere. It is so delightful when poets are appreciated and celebrated.  Poets interpret life for us on every level. In my earlier post I highlighted Michael Hoppe and his musical repertoire inspired by some of the best poets. I look for this inspiration everywhere I go.   Related articles   Poetry and Talent – … Continue reading Poets are Everywhere

A poem inspired by inspirational titles of poems that inspired my life

I have continued to ponder about what inspires me and what inspires my writing. Sometimes what inspires me is a simple line in a poem or narrative. Sometimes it’s the title of a poem. Some poems stay with us forever. You may have read them just at the most proper moment in your life. Maybe a teacher read it in a way you would never … Continue reading A poem inspired by inspirational titles of poems that inspired my life

What is Poetry to Me Poetry ignites me; It allows me to see things clearly; To touch things with my eyes, To be able to feel with my nose, To dance on my hands, while in the meantime time, I keep drumming, drumming, drumming away for life to be lived. Poetry to me is the opportunity to say what my heart was afraid to say out loud. It’s … Continue reading