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Author-Poet Aberjhani’s blog post was featured
Remembering the Literary Magic of Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1927-2014)
                                                                Master of modern literature Gabriel Garcia Marquez (photograph by Reuters) Editorial Note: The following essay on the life and work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez was first published in 20…
yesterday
Calling All Angels’s blog post was featured
These Notions of the Angelic
                                                                                (image courtesy of cti admin... thank you)Perhaps we cling as we do century after century year after year moment after moment to notions of the angelic because human wi…
yesterday
Calling All Angels posted a blog post
These Notions of the Angelic
                                                                                (image courtesy of cti admin... thank you)Perhaps we cling as we do century after century year after year moment after moment to notions of the angelic because human wi…
yesterday
Author-Poet Aberjhani posted a blog post
Remembering the Literary Magic of Gabriel Garcia Marquez (1927-2014)
                                                                Master of modern literature Gabriel Garcia Marquez (photograph by Reuters) Editorial Note: The following essay on the life and work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez was first published in 20…
Saturday
100K Poets Making A Difference’s blog post was featured
Eagle Song by Joy Harjo spitting her fire and playing several musical instruments
EAGLE SONG   To pray, you open your whole self To sky, to earth, to sun, to moon To one whole voice that is you. And know that there is more That you can’t see, can’t hear Can’t know, except in moments Steadily growing and in languages that aren’t a…
Saturday
Calling All Angels posted a blog post
Hermann Hesse on Listening to Bach
                                               ("Israfel the Angel of Music" Shadowscape artwork by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law)“…He reinforces and lifts and rounds out his edifice of notes far above the church into a starry space full of nobly perfect sy…
Friday
Calling All Angels left a comment for Aberjhani
"I have to agree, the new navigation takes getting used to but it's not so bad after you play with it for awhile. Isn't it that way everywhere these days?"
Friday
Joseph J. Breunig 3rd posted blog posts
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Blogs from Creative Minds at Work & Play

("I'm a Steady Rolling Man"graphic by 100K based on photo courtesy of Diann Blakely)

 

 

Almost in Kentucky, the state that gave     

My country 'tis of thee two armored foes     …

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"Jazz Fan Looks Back" by Jayne Cortez

Poet Jayne Cortez I crisscrossed with Monk Wailed with Bud Counted every star with Stitt Sang "Don't Blame Me" with Sarah Wore a flower like Billie Screamed in the range of Dinah & scatted "How High the Moon" with Ella Fitzgerald as she blew roof off the Shrine Auditorium Jazz at the Philharmonic I cut my hair into a permanent tam Made my feet rebellious metronomes Embedded record needles in paint on paper Talked bopology talk Laughed in…

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"Love after Love" by Derek Walcott

The time will come when, with elation
you will greet yourself arriving
at your own door, in your own mirror
and each will smile at the other's welcome,

and say, sit here. Eat.
You will love again the stranger who was your self.
Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart
to itself, to the stranger who has loved you

all your life, whom you ignored
for another, who knows you…
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Creativity and change are very much like twins: they each by their nature rearrange the present moment into something new. 

Earlier this year when contemplating the different possible directions Creative Thinkers International might take, something interesting was brought to my attention. Different bloggers, readers, and journalists had started to share a specific quote from The River of Winged Dreams. It was this one:

The death of a dream can…

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