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The Truth of Loving Consequences

Men are from Mars.  Women are from Venus.  So goes the title and theory of an now old book that attempted to explain our differences in communication.  But, wake up guys.  This is the 21st Century and the women have … Continue reading

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Letter To A Friend

I was thinking on something earlier.  Sadly, I often do that.  Think.   Doesn’t always pay off well.  This time maybe it did. Letter To A Friend by Michael Romani The world can be a cruel place He says with … Continue reading

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Jenny Lind

P. T. Barnum once said something like the greatest art is the art of making people happy.  Personally, I think he was really onto something with this.  Then again, as the child that I’ve always been, I’ve always loved a … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones of Suffering

Sometimes we have moments of “ouch”… Stepping Stones of Suffering by Michael Romani There at the end of the day I come to my knees to pray It seems my thoughts often stray Some fleeting; others won’t go away Stepping … Continue reading

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Love Triology: 1 – Love Is A Dangerous Game

Three part triology  as a look at love.  Part 1 – Love Is A Dangerous Game Love Is A Dangerous Game by Michael Romani Love is a dangerous game It’s risky at best But, we play it just the same … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt – Premium

There is nothing in this game that is medium The queen taken, takes this to the premium The jester it seems is out to steal the crown And while Jack and Jill came tumbling down There was no one but … Continue reading

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Beckoned By Her Fire

This poem transpired based on multiple pieces of conversations overheard or spoken to me that a friend then challenged me to turn into a poem: Beckoned By Her Fire by Michael Romani Her voice beckoned to me Like that moth … Continue reading

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Na/GloPoWriMo 6: Comprehending the Asylum

The challenge for day 6 is to compose a poem of uneven lines.  Having sat through a standup comic’s routine and finding some tantalizing insights in his skits, I came up with this. Comprehending the Asylum by Michael Romani Outside … Continue reading

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Short Form Poetry Workshop – Magic 9, Pt II

From the same workshop: ow to write Magic 9 • 9 lines • No specific meter or syllable count required • Rhyme scheme is abacadaba o a o b o a o c o a o d o a o … Continue reading

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