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New Poem by Evelyn Cole: Expressive Moments

July 17th, 2014 | Posted by Evelyn Cole

Expressive Moments Late at night after a bedtime nap when the mysteries of love hit the fan and spray toothpaste across the sink, I marvel at the variety of ways we express it My grandson loves me He growls and curses my ping pong skill His mother, my daughter stays true to herself and smiles… Read the full article

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New Poem by Evelyn Cole called Doubtful

July 4th, 2014 | Posted by Evelyn Cole

DOUBTFUL During the day I tried to enter three different conversations in vain At sunset, I sat out back and had a conversation with my grand cat and dog left alone and lonely We eavesdropped on a long discussion among several quail in the orange tree— settling in for the night— arguing about who slept… Read the full article

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New Poem by Evelyn Cole: LIVE ACTION DOVES

June 5th, 2014 | Posted by Evelyn Cole

I sit outside watching doves court on telephone lines A male dove bows to a female; she moves three inches down the line He follows & bows again She moves further away He closes in; she flies to another line He chases her in the sky for four rounds Then she lands; he bows I… Read the full article

New poem by Evelyn Cole: Flash Mob

April 27th, 2014 | Posted by Evelyn Cole

Flash Mob President of Allen Hancock Community College interrupted by a young woman dancing A young man joins her a few more jump in Then a coordinated mob fills the stage bringing me to tears of joy and reminding me of William James who wrote, “Man’s chief difference from the brutes lies in the exuberant… Read the full article