Category Archives: Authors

What is Poetry?– Interview with Charlotte Digregorio by Highland Park Poetry

5 Questions for Charlotte Digregorio 1. What drives your connection to poetry? Reading and writing poetry has always been a way for me to find peace and solace. I have loved poetry since high school, when a visiting poet came … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku Special: March 20, 2022–Haiku by kjmunro (Canada)

  Below are three haiku from longtime Poet kjmunro’s latest collection, “contractions.”   grey skies give way to blues     first meeting her name in print     dementia –  the amber light turns to red     To … Continue reading

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Free Verse by Dan Boyd

One of these days  by Dan Boyd I am going to change my ways  Dress more like they do these days   Comb my hair straight back  Start wearing glasses  And succumb to the masses  I’m gonna start listening to music … Continue reading

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Dan Boyd: Free Verse

Time   Time is the healer they say   When things go bad  Time is our vehicle we travel to remember  The good times we had  Time is our measuring stick  To gauge our movements  And drastic  Events  Time is our revealer … Continue reading

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New Reviews of Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing

Here are some of the latest reviews of my new poetry/reference book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. (236 pages). Thanks to all of you who’ve taken the time to read my book and  to comment! Much appreciated! Keep writing … Continue reading

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Check This New Book Out!

Little Book of Devotions: Poems that Connect Nature, God and Man More than a collection of poems . . . Poet Michael Escoubas’ fourth poetry collection offers deserving readers a welcome respite from the stress of Covid-19 and the turmoil … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: April 18, 2020

ocean ripples . . . the shape of wind everywhere   by Don Baird, Author (USA) Haiku Wisdom, Modern English Tanka Press, 2011

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A Follower Reads My New Poetry/Reference Book

Pictured above is the hand of  Poet and Artist Rick Daddario holding my new book, Ripples of Air: Poems of Healing. He’s a longtime follower of this blog. His artistic blog is at: https://19planets.wordpress.com/ I hope Rick enjoys reading my … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: March 4, 2020

A haiku and a senryu is featured from Scattered Leaves, a new collection by Kanchan Chatterjee of India.   autumn rains . . . slowly, the village trail disappears     wish I could change the scarecrow’s old jacket . … Continue reading

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Daily Haiku: Jan. 7, 2020

empty house– the silence of snow falling on snow by Jay Friedenberg (USA), Author One Rock Out of Place

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