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georgeschaefer commented on: AN EMPTY GLASS by georgeschaefer 4 days 10 hours ago
should I start counting: should I start counting backwards?  thank you.
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georgeschaefer commented on: LAVENDER SUNSET by georgeschaefer 4 days 10 hours ago
Thank you.  that was a sunset: Thank you.  that was a sunset while my dog was running around in the dog park.
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georgeschaefer commented on: NOT POETRY; NONWRITING by georgeschaefer 4 days 10 hours ago
I just call it my period of: I just call it my period of reflection
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Starward commented on: My First Reading Experience Of Plato's Dialogues by Starward 4 days 12 hours ago
Thank you. And yes he was,: Thank you. And yes he was, although Lynn's daily presence distracted me from understanding that at the time.
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georgeschaefer commented on: My First Reading Experience Of Plato's Dialogues by Starward 4 days 13 hours ago
thank, Plato was a Hell of a: thank, Plato was a Hell of a guy.
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saiom2 commented on: WE are ONE Nation by SWA 4 days 14 hours ago
  may we become a nation of:   may we become a nation of universal nonviolence, compassion for the poor, providing food clothing shelter and supplies for all .... a nation of integrity... a nation in which money no longer is involved in elections
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Starward commented on: FLAT EARTH by georgeschaefer 4 days 15 hours ago
Sorry for the duplicated comment: Sorry fpr the duplicated comment, must have been a typo on my part.
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Starward commented on: FLAT EARTH by georgeschaefer 4 days 15 hours ago
I, too, have run so many: I, too, have run so many circles in my life that I can certainly empathize with Columbus' sailors when they ended up back where they started from.  After reading your poem, I was surprised to learn that Plato had taught that the earth is spherical.  I had never heard that, about Plato, before today.
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Starward commented on: Dramatis Personae by Starward 4 days 15 hours ago
Thank you for validating that: Thank you for validating that perspective.  In my high school, one of the theater directors was also the driver's ed teacher---a strange combination.  Another taught vocational electronics.  None of them were actually theater majors or had any real dramatic experience.  In such a small town, we had no access to actual serious, professional theater, and i think some of our high school directors learned the little they knew from watching television movies.
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Stephen commented on: BACK TO YOU by georgeschaefer 4 days 16 hours ago
Agreed: I did not write this good in High School.  --  Stephen
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allets commented on: BACK TO YOU by georgeschaefer 4 days 16 hours ago
High School?: Poetry does not age. Neato one!   
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Starward commented on: Astonishing by Sky 4 days 18 hours ago
This poem sets forth one of: This poem sets forth one of the great wonders of creation---that matter, elements fused from hydrogen in the cores of stars that later exploded, was given consciousness, awareness, and emotion.  And, to our knowledge, this is the only consciousness that the cosmos can achieve, so it is both a privilege and a responsibility.
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Dalton commented on: Astonishing by Sky 5 days 4 hours ago
Thanks for this poem, I like: Thanks for this poem, I like your easy language to be comprehended about something so complex and true. The working wonder. I'm sure most would nod their heads and agree that we share the same thoughts as you have wrote.
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tula commented on: shoji by tula 5 days 8 hours ago
Noted.: Noted.
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Starward commented on: For Caitlyn: Paint the Toilet by djtj 5 days 9 hours ago
Inspiration comes from all: Inspiration comes from all manner of sources, doesn't it?
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