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An Essay About Being and Becoming a Poetess

Late last night I finished work on another collection of poems, “Thelxiepeia.” This group of poems started out with a different title. When I began editing I knew that many of the poems would not make the final cut. They seemed parts of two books jammed together in a way that didn’t fit and so I opted for a cohesive

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“If you stifle your voice for the comfort of others, you are selling your soul one silence at a time.” “If you go out of your way to be offensive because you get off on making other people uncomfortable and watching them squirm, because you get off on making other people uncomfortable for whatever reason, then you’ve got other issues.”  

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imaginationis more importantthan knowledge. logic will take you from A to B imagination will take you everywhere. if at first an idea isn’t absurd there is no hope for it. where there is love there is no imposition. a person who never made any mistakes never tried anything new. great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. the

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