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katherine-holmes's picture
Jan.14.2014
Flute Lore, Flute Tales:  Artifacts, History,and Stories About the Flute is now available in paperback at Amazon.com.   It should be at Barnes & Noble and at Ingram’s by March.  The book contains 66 color pictures.  The Kindle and ebook editions are $3.99.This last...
jules-jacob's picture
Nov.30.2012
The poetry I wrote in my teens and twenties was fueled by the triple L’s—longing, love and loss. To put it less poetically; want it, got it, lost it. I cringe when I read some of the poems that never left the light green pages of my favorite college notebooks produced by the National Blank Book...
aberjhani's picture
Aug.09.2011
There are many poets who write excellent poems. And then there are a few whose dedication to craftsmanship and the luminous spirit of their art cause them, eventually, to evolve into a living extension of the poems they create. For me, George Edvard Mateos was the latter kind of poet, and like in...
aberjhani's picture
Nov.28.2010
The forthcoming publication of Collected Visions of a Skylark Dressed in Black was announced more than a year ago. You can tell from the title that the book is something of a compendium of my works in poetry, basically combining three previously published books: I Made My Boy Out of Poetry,...
aberjhani's picture
Dec.11.2009
          winter is a mink-warm distance      between decades...  quantum snowflakes     of space and time zones... ...flutter on a breeze... of random thoughts...  there is your candle-lit laughterstitching the gashes in my heart...  and your brandy-colored eyesbalancing...
sadiqullah-khan's picture
Aug.04.2009
That big table that occupied half of my room when they would pack me from home ensuring I do not fall from the window of my armor like car I would enter an office like a prisoner to do things watch empty walls read horrible worlds then back home to fume over any visible soul I have removed...
sadiqullah-khan's picture
Aug.04.2009
This session must go on or we end nowhere 4/5/2009
sadiqullah-khan's picture
Aug.04.2009
I obey no rules on the jacket branded as drunk punk was written the aggression which was irreverent many things we don’t speak because there is a man or a woman whom we respect and they take benefit of that this is how all the holy men rule the world mothers blackmail their children and women tell...
sadiqullah-khan's picture
Aug.04.2009
I wrote it in reverence to shed few tears I ignored few realities while writing on another thing that has lance like structures with a huge garden I had been thinking another theme never thought of that place it happened it converged there then I wrote about that detestable thing every thing has...
sadiqullah-khan's picture
Aug.04.2009
My mind drifts in intoxication with unreason why all writers are moralists is not evil the creation of god when we talk of whole we say it happening tragedy is the defeat of god how many tragedies soul consoles my defeats which is not enough there is unequal distribution of wealth he rides a big...