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Haiku mission statement

I have been exploring other blogs recently and found that some writers use lists, poem contests, or asking a question in the post to create interest and give insight. I like haiku poetry because it can pour a lifetime of meaning into 17 syllables. An American haiku is a three-line poem in which the first […]

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The power of blogs

Letters. Words. Text. Crossing, connecting lines that share a thought share a moment share a burden share a hope. Sometimes heart, sometimes humor, Sometimes heartbreak, sometimes hell; Words reaching, touching, calling out. Clicks on keyboards making marks that hold the power to heal and change. The power is mine. The power is yours. The power […]

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I have been randomly reading a number of posts since starting my blog a week ago, and it seems many people are journaling the hurts of their inner and outer world on the pages of WordPress.com. I wrote the short poem below today¬† — 2-29-08 — in response to what I have read here at […]

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