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AEDM 2016

Here there be dragons

Tammy | November 30, 2016 | 1 Comment
The moons wax and wane inconspicuous the light of sun covering their rhythmic coming and going as I sit and sing all the songs that come to me not from Memory not on the wind but from my Heart who has known all of this all along, has beat inside me as I walked…
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Poetry Saturday

Prayer for the Living

Tammy | December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Reclaiming some of my poetry from almost 20 years ago, and my name as a writer which I haven’t claimed for a long time.  My plan is to do more writing in 2015, but to take a running start at it right now.  As it happens, it is Saturday and a long while…
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Poetry Saturday

Poetry Saturday: One Plus One

Tammy | March 12, 2011 | 3 Comments
Dining at the Red Sea Restaurant      by Tammy Vitale It begins with the way things drop from between lips  like blue flowers full of unnamed nectar reminding one of a childhood memory – something spicy, perhaps an undertone of medicine –…
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Poetry Saturday

Poetry Saturday: One Plus One

Tammy | March 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Verse XXIV, Night Vision      by Tammy Vitale “I want my Name.”           What he sees is made of red scales and blue fire.  In the distance he thinks that he can hear the crickets sing and then the wings of something large and deadly…
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Poetry Saturday

Poetry Saturday: One Plus One

Tammy | February 19, 2011 | 0 Comments
  Fall     by Tammy Vitale …none of us can get far enough away and none of us can get close enough forever knocking together, flinging apart:  the eyebrow attaches itself to the nose but the mouth goes its own way when the eyes stop watching even…
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Poetry Saturday

Poetry Saturday: One Plus One

Tammy | February 12, 2011 | 5 Comments
This first one is mine but I can’t put my name under the title because it will interrupt the flow (what do that call that?  a poetic conceit?)  And just so you know?  This is a true story! One Day one of those end-of-winter days when the sun goes…
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Poetry Saturday, Uncategorized

Poetry Saturday: One + One

Tammy | January 29, 2011 | 0 Comments
 Asp      by Tammy Vitale Slither green scales      hard across smooth stone – soft under-     belly hidden in dark recesses.  Hiss only      when necessary – no warning enough      to save foolish tres- passers from themselves,…
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Poetry Saturday, Uncategorized

Poetry Saturday: One + One

Tammy | January 22, 2011 | 5 Comments
    There will be a bonus third poem today because I’m the blogmaster and I can do whatever I want.   I apologize in advance for the bottom part of this running all together – I don’t know enough html to fix it.     Untitled     …
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art and politics, Poetry Saturday

Poetry Saturday: One + One

Tammy | January 15, 2011 | 2 Comments
  Untitled      by Tammy Vitale Humming in the back of her throat was the truth she couldn’t say out loud, and so she embroidered white on white except for red from pricked thumb like the heroine of a fairytale that got lost because the men would…
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Poetry Saturday

Saturday: One + One

Tammy | December 18, 2010 | 2 Comments
   Reverb10 sent me into screaming writing hiatus.  Perhaps it was a bit much after coming off of Art Every Day2010.  Or perhaps having someone else feed me things to write about (Reverb10) instead of my figuring it out on my own (Art Every Day2010) was…
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