Category Archives: Dedications

Thank-you Orange #OITNB

Dear Ms. Kerman, Ms. Kohan & the OITNB Cast, Inspired the emotions I felt while watching the Netflix’s Orange is the New Black, I began contemplating (yet again) writing out what my own childhood and teenage years were like. I guess … Continue reading

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Θεοφάνεια

For A (All five of you) “My father says that almost the whole world is asleep. Everybody you know. Everybody you see. Everybody you talk to. He says that only a few people are awake and they live in a … Continue reading

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Prayer Request

My grandfather was admitted to the hospital yesterday. Still waiting on some test results but it looks like he’s going to be fine. Hoping he’s going home tomorrow but I hope to know more soon. Heading over to the hospital … Continue reading

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Absence – A Poem

For Boston & dVersePoets It burns to breathe, Leaning into the shadow of a faded memory- No words, just silence Exhaling the absence of nouns & verbs which billow // like a tangled stream of smoke, It burns to breathe. … Continue reading

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Vibrato – A Poem & Dedication

This is dedicated to Willemijn Verkaik of Wicked who inspired me to keep singing even if its just when I’m alone. A deep green vibrato leads dramatic scenes Hovering high at fifty octaves above my own & new strings Holding … Continue reading

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Dear @dVersePoets

Hello fellow poets, I wanted to take a minute and really express some heavy gratitude that I wasn’t sure how to say until tonight. First, I want to say thank-you to Brian Miller at dVersePoets for inviting me to co-host … Continue reading

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To Stand – A Poetic Dedication to @JoshGroban

Introduction: This was written while listening to Josh Groban’s new song “Brave” What an incredible song. If you haven’t heard it yet- go listen now. You surely won’t regret it. I am dedicating this poem to Josh Groban who inspired … Continue reading

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