Dead Poets Live
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Dead Poets Live

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No More Doomsday

Getting A Hold Of Myself

To voice my fears today, I wrote a poem
And filled it with doom and gloom
My need to fulfil an emptiness
And as my words absorbed the bleak
My mind leapfrogged my fingers
Leaving me still/worried and weak —
The sun is shining and so I will
Leave the darkness and explore the light
A visit to my river, forever flowing
Will fill me with the positive feeling I need
To tank up on hope and…

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Rilke, Whitman, Angelou, Clifton — inspiration and prompts

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Sylvia Wohlfarth

Sylvia Wohlfarth

An Irish-Nigerian soul living in Ireland after 40 years in Germany. A social anthropologist, English teacher, and more. With stories to share; and an opinion…

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