By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = messages from the Soul Copyright © Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved
By Charles Robert Lindholm I PLAYED THE PIANO SOFTLY TO AN OLD TIME GOSPEL HYMN IT SEEMED TO BRING DAD'S MEMORY BACK IT WAS A SPECIAL TIME WITH HIM HE USED TO SING IN CHOIR AND WITH A BARBER SHOP QUARTET AND THOUGH HE DIDN'T REMEMBER ME THOSE WORDS HE COULDN'T FORGET HE KNEW EVERY … Continue reading A SPECIAL TIME WITH HIM
By Charles Robert Lindholm Father's Day Is Meant To Be A Time For Us To Spend Some Time With Our Dad's On The Third Sunday In June! A Time To Gather The Whole Family Around For A Barbecue And Good Old Family Fun And Reminiscing About The Old Days When Everyone Was Much Younger And … Continue reading WHAT’S THE LAST MEMORY YOU HAVE OF SEEING YOUR DAD?
By Charles Robert Lindholm --An extended series of thoughts about poetry I hope you will enjoy and follow as we work our way to #200 POETRY = Poetry = words the heart writes Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm - All Rights Reserved
By Charles Robert Lindholm She Sailed Into The Sunset Never Looking Back Or Waving Without A Care Or Second Thought She Left Me For Anywhere But Here I Suppose She's Happy Wherever It Is She's Ended Up But I Still Walk The Beach Each Day At Sunset I Climb Up Into The Lifeguard's Seat For … Continue reading PRODIGAL LOVER
So we gather, so we listen, So we sew together a fabric: Half-hitch rhymes and quick Stitches knit tight our time.
Coffee drunk, we find our hearts energized. Rain beats a rhythm inviting us outside to dance. The voices of Others sing a melody to our soul: Do not sit idle! Do not miss this moment!
The aroma of coffee invites us Inside we pause to listen Our hearts beat, we are alive Heard by those who gathered. (C) 2017 Stephen Fuller of Pointed Home
The Whisper and the Roar Collective is seeking submissions of well-crafted, impactful writing for our series on the global exploitation of women. We are accepting poetry, prose, fiction, personal narratives, and essays on these topics from around the world. We are looking for writing that makes us feel, makes us think, that moves us. April 22nd – … Continue reading Special Call for Submissions from the Whisper and the Roar: Global Exploitation of Women
Kindra Austin, Jimmi Campkin, Christine Ray and Mariah Voutilainen are excited to announce that they will soon be launching Indie Blu(e). Indie Blu(e) is designed to be a vehicle to support both self-published writers and those published through small independent presses, as well as the readers who are passionate about independent writing. The concept for Indie Blu(e) grew out of … Continue reading Coming soon: Indie Blu(e)