Tag Archives: short poems

Crossing the racial and ethnic divide

Treat everyone you meet with dignity and respect. Where others see difference see how you connect. “Why did we become friends so many years ago?” “You didn’t treat me as different.”  

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Why Bother?

  Made from decaffeinated espresso and soy milk, it looks great, but the spark is missing.  

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  In the distance white clouds spill over the mountains and into the valley below

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Days and Nights

The days move swiftly by while the nights move slowly and are filled with dreams.

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In his own world

Among a crowd of afternoon shoppers, a man in a blue-green shirt sits by himself tapping on a tiny glass screen  

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Poetry in motion

Not exactly poetry, but clearly motion.

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  There is a sound that grandmothers make that is full of memories. I heard it on the bus today returning from Sapporo Station. I think grandmothers use it everywhere whenever a grandchild begs for something he or she knows … Continue reading

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