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Poetry Is My Balm

Many of the haiku and other poems in Short Verses & Other Curses were written as a therapeutic balm in response to my cancer. I don’t know why or how I survived all that nonsense but I suspect writing the … Continue reading

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A Prolific Poet

Originally posted on Chronicles of a Blogaholic:
“Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” Robert Frost There’s a blogger I’ve been following since I began my blog. He’s one of the first bloggers that…

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A Review of Short Verses & Other Curses by Paul Xylinides of theliteraryreader

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? ? Review of Kurt Brindley’s Short Verses & Other Curses (Haiku, Senryū, & Other Poetic, Artistic, & Photographic Miscellany) by Paul Xylinides ? ? A Warrior Poet’s Hard-Won Epiphanies ? Self-made and/or naturally insight-endowed, Kurt Brindley…

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Haiku, Senryū, and the Subtleties In Their Similarities and Differences

If I had a bit more courage and a lot more scholarship, I would have discussed the similarities and differences between a haiku poem and a senryū poem in the introduction of my newly released book of poetry Short Verses … Continue reading

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Short Verses & Other Curses – Promotional Giveaway Until 12/26/15

Get your promotional edition here. FROM THE INTRODUCTION: I began focusing much of my poetry writing on the Japanese poetic forms of haiku, senryū, and tanka at the beginning of 2012 as a therapeutic effort when finding myself in the … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal: Short Verses & Other Curses

Coming soon. And so is Christmas… Coincidence? See Newsletter Love (008-15) to find out how you can get a free pre-release pdf version of the book personally inscribed by me to you. Ho ho ho    

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Life Is

it’s funny, life is we are so busy living we forget to live   Let’s Send The Year Out In Poetic Style See Newsletter Love (007-15) for details Must be a subscriber to participate    

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