Daily Archives: July 16, 2011


Idol thoughts are the devil’s playground. I was thinking of a friend’s situation when these words appeared unbidden. As harsh as their message, it was pleasant write something without a prompt—or was my friends plight a prompt? GOODBYE by Mike … Continue reading

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Margo Roby, in her Tuesday Tryouts, http://margoroby.wordpress.com/2011/07/12/tuesday-tryouts-something-old-something-new/, suggested making four lists, of at least six items each, of things old, new, borrowed and blue. I wonder where she came up with them? I was recently telling Margo about FreeMind, a … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Childhood, Family, Free Verse, Old Times, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments