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david-moolten's picture
Nov.13.2009
                                             After Chagall A man grips a woman by the shoulders On a bed in the open air, a courtyard With a wall no taller than their knees stopping No one from getting in or seeing them there In the middle of a town blue as the sky, An anxious...
freda-emmons's picture
Nov.05.2009
November 5, 2009 The Hint of a Dream Fulfilled I’ve had a longing deep in my soul, for as long as I can remember. When I was young, I couldn’t even verbalize it, but still it burned within me. It was a desire for a meaning and a purpose to my life, that the awful things I lived through be...
melissa-j-white's picture
Oct.31.2009
A severed finger bleeding on a bed of ice in a waxed paper cup. The image came to mind as I lay on my bed, fully clothed, waiting for the kids to brush their teeth. I wasn't asleep, just exhausted and catching a quick rest before bedtime stories. The finger image held the full gamut of backstory:...
thaisa-frank's picture
Oct.24.2009
In relation to the blog below, see the review of MEMORIES OF THE FUTURE in the NYTimes this Sunday.  http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/25/books/review/Schillinger-t.html?_r=1&ref=review  Another writer who blurred the lines between sleeping and waking, nightmare and reality. Deep down, this kind...
jagannath-chakravarti's picture
Sep.04.2009
I do have the habit of having bad dreams and everything, featuring the likes of a myriad of characters including ex-girlfriend(s), relatives I’m not very fond of, scary ghosts… even the cast of ‘Family Guy’ (Nah… I love that show!) But this particular bad dream I had about a month ago was somewhat...
amira-nagati's picture
Aug.31.2009
O, I can never forgetYour passion,Your loving-kindness,And the nights you lay in bedSmiling calmly at me,Deep in thoughts,Pleasant and dancing in your eyes..I can never forgetWhen a sea was made a creekWith reflections of your hopeThat made you seeWhat you already know..When the Sun was made to...
cheryl-kaye-tardif's picture
Aug.26.2009
People always told me I was a dreamer. And they were right! For 2 years I dreamt of the story behind my critically-acclaimed novel Whale Song. In 2003, my dream came true in the form of a book I could hold in my hands. In 2007, Whale Song was picked up by a bigger publisher. Now in 2009, I'm...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Jul.22.2009
I am finally getting to sit down today and write this blog. It is almost three p.m.  and as per usual I never know what I am going to write. I do not anticipate the content, I just sit and click on submit Blog entry and see what happens. This afternoon house is semi quiet, for a change and the only...
stacey-pollock's picture
Jul.14.2009
Safe in a world of control By Stacey T Pollock People will choose for a world of order and security over their own individuality. Order produces a level of comfort, in turn taking away the ability for someone to seek for new and other that does not specifically relate to what is socially accepted...
joelle-martin's picture
May.21.2009
Maybe I didn't wish big. Maybe "someone" was looking out for me. For some reason I've always felt that I was being watched over, protected somehow. And I've always felt that something better, the best part of my life yet, was waiting for me just down the road. I guess I was born with a...