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A Short Conversation With God

A Short Conversation With God by Michael Romani Some might see this as prayer And I suppose maybe that’s fair But, I hear this as conversation On this journey toward destination Though too given to procrastination Still this life has … Continue reading

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Na/GloPoWriMo Day 14: Sipping Tea From A Dirty Cup

The challenge for Na/GloPoWriMo Day 14 amounts to writing a poem based on the dream meanings of some or all of certain words chosen by the person who run this thing.  The words we are to select from are: Teacup … 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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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Swallow

It is just simply amazing All the memories tracing Down so many trails Dragonflies and swallowtails Just a few of the photos Those we’ll always know Tells its own kind of story Showing a bit of God’s glory Walking so … Continue reading

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A Brief History of Stephen Hawking

A Brief History of Stephen Hawking by Michael Romani His life lived as a triumph of human reason Stephen Hawking’s life was too brief a season Spent in search of knowing God’s mind Despite his faith and belief being left … Continue reading

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Counting Costs

Counting Costs* by Michael Romani Big news for the Democrats No, it’s not about New York City rats But, it is about rats across the maze That sit there staring in a daze It seems that somehow it’s news That … Continue reading

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Curious Destiny

Curious Destiny by Michael Romani Destiny is a curious thing Complications that life brings Broken moments perilously collected Bits of truth quietly detected How obvious does it have to be When the blind know more than those who see Banded … Continue reading

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Short Form Poetry Workshop – Halloween Theme Genre – Dead Poets

So… I’ll just confess right here that I took a theme a little far.  We were to pick a dead poet and write in his or her style either in response and incorporate the poet’s style or to completely pick … Continue reading

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Images and Shadows

Images and Shadows by Michael Romani Images and shadows Seen through the windows Death plays its card As life comes on real hard Never was what you wanted Old dog; old school This dog never hunted Taking steps through broken … Continue reading

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Dare The Devil

Dare the Devil by Michael Romani Perched on top of the city Feeling the ebb and flow pass by Absorbing all of the violence In a rushing cascade of sound Lost up in the nitty gritty It’s an old flow … Continue reading

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