An Exciting Day: Foolish Poet Press Shop Launched

I am excited to say I am now officially a recognised author.  The Foolish Poet Press Shop is now Launched, with profits working to support good causes. My 2017 Christmas poem is released.  Above all today highlighted again how friendship is the glue that binds us all.

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The Purpose

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PRIVACY UPDATE JUNE 2018.  I have removed and deleted all names except authors.  I have also removed ability to subscribe and deleted all subscribers.  I already have all my friends e-mails and other means of sharing poems. BACK TO THE PURPOSE! With this site I will bring together various writings, quotes, and poems that interest me and that draw together the themes of my writing.  Rather than write in a conventional way I want to use this site to draw together all the themes of my writing into one full integrated whole.  It will be writing in it’s transparent rawness: at times incoherent how the threads hang together (like life), at times flowing and fully formed (like life).  Technology will aid it’s transparent form, which will also emerge with the writing. DEC 2017 UPDATE – ALL QUOTES AND POEMS WHICH REQUIRE PERMISSIONS FOR USE ARE NOW PASSWORD PROTECTED.  “Lawful behaviour is a lot more time consuming that reckless disregard.”  I now choose Lawful behaviour out of respect for my inspiring friends: the material will now only be available once appropriate permissions are approved or the material is available for free use.

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FRAGMENTS OF HER WORDS

The lost fragments of her words
Find ways to speak beyond time
Moving those who see and hear
Towards their searching souls.

In hearing and seeing without,
Within becomes a turmoil in the
Unknown pull towards something,
Found only in our human words;

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FINDING LOVES SHARE

Pleasures come in the strangest forms
With friendship our most consistent gift:
Freely available for all who will care
There is nothing to prevent us there!
 
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NOBILITY IS THE TRUE PRIZE SHARED

In honour of Dr Barry Furr OBE

Greatness never sleeps, it only rests firmly
Shouldered by those that step from the shadow.
Life can be lived in the wilderness
Or celebrated in the creation of joy.

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THE EMERGING POET

Your honour and care betray a soul twisting,
Unresolved, still seeking – the poets curse!
Your power with words of many languages
Shows your joy of words – the poets love!
 
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POET!

Poet! Do not care too much for peoples love.
Glowing praise is but a momentary noise;
Which foolish judges and cold crowds speak of,
But please remain firm, calm with deep poise.

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