Throwback Friday – Care Guide – Eric (EDC Writing)

'Poem and a line' -  an early 2018 poem and a six word line - a light care guide to laundry!  ..... Care guide no use hand rub squeeze tight deep soak wet through hot wash why rush spin-cycles least two well-conditioned hell yes iron best wrinkle free airing-cupboard tight fit while here clean sheets … Continue reading Throwback Friday – Care Guide – Eric (EDC Writing)

Throwback Friday. Tall Ships, An Encore, by Ivor Steven

My poem "Tall Ships, An Encore" appears in the published book, Geelong Writers Anthology, Writeabout-Two,  2019 edition   Tall Ships, An Encore   Fellow passengers, stay calm, we're still afloat I must moor this old sinking boat We’ll then all alight Walk the plank tonight   Venture ashore Continue to explore Search the empty stores … Continue reading Throwback Friday. Tall Ships, An Encore, by Ivor Steven

Hallelujah, Classic Poems Presented by Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

Leonard Cohen was a Canadian Singer, Songwriter, Poet, and Author. The body of work he left behind is honest, prolific, and profound. While the  lyrics to "Hallelujah" don't constitute traditional "classic poetry," they feel comforting to me in these pandemic days we share. I invite you to give a listen to the video version shared … Continue reading Hallelujah, Classic Poems Presented by Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

The Summer Day, by Mary Oliver | Classic Poems Presented By Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

A classic poem by Mary Oliver, "The Summer Day", presented by Donna. Mary Oliver is by far my favorite poet and essayist. The way she pays attention, how nature left her amazed, how she continued to be aware and amazed by the everyday...I can only hope to live up to her example. I consider her … Continue reading The Summer Day, by Mary Oliver | Classic Poems Presented By Go Dog Go Cafe Baristas

Review of Tel – S. Karlan by Kristiana Reed

Originally published on Reedsy Discovery. "Your body caught in a wave Turning you over in the thick brine" In archaeology, a tel (Hebrew for 'hill' or 'mound') is a mound formed by generations of people living in the same place for hundreds and thousands of years. Whilst, 'Aviv' is Hebrew for 'spring'. Thus, Karlan's three … Continue reading Review of Tel – S. Karlan by Kristiana Reed

Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge–March 24, 2020

Devereaux Frazier and Beth Amanda are currently hosting the Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge which was started by our star writer Christine Ray. We hope to offer all of you something that will spark your creativity and willingness to participate. The prompts are designed to be quick challenges that can be written in 10 to 15 minutes,  … Continue reading Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge–March 24, 2020