Cadence stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

You might wonder what life holds for you, whether you'll make it out alive, whether all these people around you really understand anything. Look no further. Warning: Put yourself in an associative, light-hearted frame of mind before you read this, or don't. Just don't tell me that I'm wrong. You… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2010

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The Booksie Classic House

We can't seem to escape the box, life's prison, but the motions will never waste our patience. Read More
A young girl living in Pennsylvania meets an enslaved African American child, a year younger than herself, and wants to try to free her safely into Canada before someone finds out, and before she gets in major trouble. When all hope seems gone to the poor enslaved child, the young… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This poem, is an exercise in rhyming, rhythm and cadence. Intended for all ages but, most especially, for children. On April 2, 2007, I became a grand-father for the 1st time. It occurred to me that, in the mind of my grand-child, I will always be a mystery and a… Read More
Booksie 2018 Poetry Contest

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