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POETRY Reading: Big Lonely Doug by Ekaterina Karassev

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  • POETRY Reading: Big Lonely Doug by Ek...

    Performed by Steve Rizzo

    Big Lonely Doug by Ekaterina Karassev

    I walked down the path and touched Big Lonely Doug.

    He poked me in my chest and whispered in my ear,

    "Do you know why I am left here?

    Do you know why people keep approaching,

    Taking off their shoes, hugging me and crying?

    Do ...

  • POETRY Reading: The Face Of A Woman, ...

    Reading by Val Cole

    The Face of a Woman
    By Chris Mills
    2020

    The face of a woman is where emotions stream live
    Revealing the beauty that within her resides.
    She rises to a challenge to make life better for just one
    And works ceaselessly until the deed is done.
    Her expression, as she sees the f...

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    Read Poem: Tiptoeing Elephants, by John Hansen

    Why do people take offence
    so easily these days?
    It seems that almost everything
    offends in certain ways.

    No matter what is said or done,
    written or expressed,
    someone somewhere, who knows why,
    will be visibly distressed.

    There once was something...