Posts tagged with ‘metaphor’

  • New Poem By Me: Wandering Stars

    By on May 4, 2013

    All Wandering Stars I am a transplanted Michigander germinated in New York City before setting down roots in small...

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    Polly Castor
  • New Poem by Me: Benign

    By on April 24, 2013

    Benign   a happy word like being nine again the hop, skip and jump of it a relief a...

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    Polly Castor
  • A Poem about Happiness by Naomi Shihab Nye

    By on April 14, 2013

    Happiness It is difficult to know what to do with so much happiness. With sadness there is something to...

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    Polly Castor
  • Resistance and Oil

    By on September 26, 2011

    I am so grateful to have been to Creative Arts Camp this year! It was just what I needed...

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    Polly Castor
  • New Poem by me: Each Year a Virginia Reel

    By on March 7, 2011

    Life is a dance and I love all kinds. But a reel? Now that’s fun.

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    Polly Castor
  • Labor Day Fog Dispersing

    By on September 7, 2009

    I awoke to dense Labor Day fog, and pondered it in depth on the dock. The last time we...

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    Polly Castor
  • Surrender Not Control

    By on August 20, 2009

    A friend of mine used this title phrase in casual conversation last night, and I can’t even remember what...

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    Polly Castor
  • Poem by Me: Receiving

    By on August 10, 2009

    You’d be proud of me, I’m actually cleaning out my office, which has been long overdue, but is finally...

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    Polly Castor
  • Today’s Poem by Me

    By on July 7, 2009

    My Twelve Year Old Brave Writer She’s hovering, constantly balancing dichotomies: Vigorous movement with deep stillness (literally jumping, with...

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    Polly Castor
  • New Poem By Me: Reading Walden

    By on June 18, 2009

    Reading Walden I remember when my sister had to read Walden by Thoreau; it was intolerable, excruciating, deafeningly exasperating...

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    Polly Castor
  • Poem By Me: I Am Orange

    By on June 13, 2009

    I Am Orange I am orange bright, bold and in your face caution: you can see me from far...

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    Polly Castor
  • My New Poem: Let It Be

    By on June 6, 2009

      Let it Be like Atlas carrying the world taking too much responsibility I need a vacation from introspection...

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    Polly Castor