Monthly Archives: May 2020

Sorrow and Grace

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VIRTUAL CHOIR OF JOY ANNOUNCEMENT

Singers, drummers, movers and bootie-shakers – we are excited to announce the Official launch of our Virtual Choir of Joy! You can hear the music and find out all you need to join NOW at https://thebookofrounds.com/virtualchoirofjoy. Uploads of your recordings will … Continue reading

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An Affair with a Rainbow – HONORABLE MENTION

An Affair with A Rainbow  (Art is an expression of love or it is nothing.   Marc Chagall) You spread the velvet red, Heart flutters and flips  You feel a sudden burn for more  Veins swell of heat  Sweet trickle … Continue reading

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How You Got Here – HONORABLE MENTION

How You Got Here Under any other circumstancesyou would not be herebut because my father found that lotin Burlington Heights, built our house thereand joined North Roanoke Baptist ChurchI met your grandmother. That was 1962,the first time I fell in … Continue reading

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Just One More Time – HONORABLE MENTION

Just One More Time…  “To be drunk, in love, and in NYC,” just one more time. Thinking I am invincible; both invisible and bullet proof. Piling into a taxi after 1:00 am, heading uptown,Laughing at traffic, sweaty and smiling, holding … Continue reading

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Vincent – HONORABLE MENTION

VINCENT After Van Gogh’s Wheatfield with Crows and The Harvest  Crows crowd the horizon Bleeding onto the canvas In curves of inky black—  In a scythe, in a comma Indicating a pause andA procession, though not Quite an ending—  In … Continue reading

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Explode

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