Old Town Nostalgia

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I didn’t mention to you How so nostalgic I am About the cobblestone streets The smell of new clothes And hot crossed buns The familiar shops, many of which Have been there since I was a child The red Buses are still there The black cabs are still... Read More

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by Ebuka Makinde I knew an old man once, by the river bank he sat Behind him stood his hut, and old man smiley he was called For he was always with a happy smile Weaving and mending nets in exchange for fishes from the fishermen that pulled the sea Old... Read More

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Alexandra David-Neel

She edits her life from a room made dark against a desert dropping summer sun. A daring traveling Parisian adventurer ultimate princess turning toad with age- snow drops of white in her hair, tiny fingers thumb joints osteoarthritis corrects proofs at... Read More

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The Masked Man

Walking into an empty house And there he was again Following me around like my shadow in the light Scared my shadow left Alone with him He has walked behind me In front of me Beside me But not for once have I seen his face Who are you?  A question I... Read More

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My Night With Oculus

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by Peter Magliocco Now rouse the dawn from treasured lips of my vanished Madonna turned to whore, & bring night to her altered from   Far from the bustle of your modern mecca skyline frosted by skyscraper hills Spider-Man scales minus... Read More

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