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The Flowers

The Flowersfor Julian Gifted to me when they were just tightly – wound buds..I placed them in water, so lovingly, in my finest vase.Sleeping in their pods, they had no idea, still so unaware, that they had traveled over mountains, … Continue reading

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A Better Year…

A Better Year Standing on a stool peeking over the wallthat separates this year from the next…I can barely see anything at all.This new year is born on the dead leaves of the last.It is tainted and contaminated and sick … Continue reading

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A Delicious Moment For A Haunting

Please click the link to hear me recite it, to the music that inspired this poem. Waltz in A Minor- Chopin   click here…  LINK A Delicious Moment For a Haunting               for Umahmad It was a delicious moment for … Continue reading

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An Ode To Code

                                    Avatar Follower Script by Dale Innis I adore scripters! That is no news for people who know me well. Builders and scripters are what bring life to Second Life.A builder, a good one, can build anything at all, but … Continue reading

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I Am an Avatar

Karima Hoisan is my avatar. I am Karima Hoisan in the virtual world.Sentimental and nostalgic, I look back on the eve of my virtual birthdayon what it means to be an avatar in 2020. For me this was never a … Continue reading

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When The Poem Arrives…

When The Poem Arrives I have felt it coming for days..and  yet…not a word has been put down,because it’s still on its way.Whatever it is, my muse wants to say,there is no hurrying that, or rushing to the end.No, I … Continue reading

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Thank You To Spillwords Press For Accepting My 2nd Poem, “Coming Up From The Dead,” For Publication

Hi everyone,just want to share with you, that another poem I submitted to Spillwords.com was accepted and published November 29, 2020. I posted this poem just last month here in my blog, “Coming Up From The Dead.” I was not … Continue reading

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Recap and Recording of Circe’s Poetry Reading 11/28/2020

Hello everyone,I am putting the link to hear the recording from my reading last night.I did give a shout-out to a few WordPress friends, who expressed interest in hearing it.:)Click HERE to listen. You can download it or stream it … Continue reading

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Two Poems for Umahmad

Mated BeautyFor Umahmad  In your arms, my pain meets a higher callTo transform obediently tonightInto a funny child with laughing eyesWho glows over the room with gentle light. The gifts we get are measured and beloved,The Writer of our book knows just … Continue reading

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Karima Reads Her Poetry@Circe’s Saturday-Nov. 28th-6pm SLT

Hi everyone,I will be reading at Circe’s New Poets Sanctuary, this coming Saturday at 6 pm SLT.It’s been over a year since I read there, as you might recall I was a vampire last time:) See Post  I am really looking … Continue reading

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