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Thought For the Day: To Be The Father of Growing Daughters Invokes Awe

“To be the father of growing daughters is to understand something of what Yeats evokes with his imperishable phrase ‘terrible beauty.’ Nothing can make one so happily exhilarated or so frightened: it’s a solid lesson in the limitations of self … Continue reading

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Miss You Already

Day 30 presents the interesting challenge of writing a poem about something, anything that happens time and time again.  As I thought on this, I realized there were many subjects that might be topical for this poem.  Thinking on that, … Continue reading

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A Letter To My Daughters

Day Sixteen of NaPoWriMo/GloPoWriMo has the challenge of writing a letter as a poem.  What a fascinating concept that is to me.  Many letters along the path of my have incorporated blurbs of poems and tried to express things by … Continue reading

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