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Six Word Story (68)

Logic, the container that lets you place all your emotions in order. Alone logic is neat but empty. It can explain, but lacks the warmth and meaning that makes life worthwhile. Emotions without a holder, they roll around and make a mess at our feet. But they are a healthy staple and give our life […]

He Names Me

From one mind to another
Labeled with others
Self perceptions that tell lies

Covid Verses/Paddler Press

The Covid Verses Featuring 30 poems written during the global pandemic, this eclectic collection from international authors shares the humour, the frustrations, the loves, and the loss that we all have experienced. – Paddler Press I love it when an editor brings writers together and creates something special. I believe that is what Deryck Robertson […]