Embracing the world with positive creativity since Sept 2007.
"When the violin can forgive the past it starts singing."
(Quote from When the Violin by poet Hafiz with graphic supplied by…
"Everybody Wants to Rule the World" by Tears for Fears live in Belgium.
(YouTube video shared by Ogmuk)
Freedom can mean different things to different people depending on their circumstances. Some have said the most importance circumstance is social. Others believe the political or spiritual is more important.…Continue
Cover of Illuminated Corners, Collected Essays and Articles Volume 1, by Aberjhani.
“The duality of inwardness and the outside world: that is the one essential existential condition of…
“What hits you affects you and wakes you up more than what pleases you.”
--Michel de Montaigne, On the Art of Conversation
I generally do not write about private matters such as this in public forums but I’m…
Added by Author-Poet Aberjhani on January 31, 2012 at 6:09pm — No Comments
Here are ten short extracts from my last collection of poetry, titled “Five Years and Counting. A Journey into the Mind of Soul Poetry.”
For more information about the book, visit http://www.fiveyearsandcounting.com, Amazon (US, UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, France), McNally Robinson Booksellers, Lulu.com, iBookstore, and Barnes & Noble NOOK…Continue
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Singer Michael Jackson August 29, 1959-June 25, 2009
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Presidential hopeful Senator Barack Obama announces his candidacy in his hometown of Springfield, Illinois.
From the response around the internet to the Barack Obama critici who stated, “He’s a poet, not a fighter,” apparently I was not the only one stunned by the offensive words. The following are a second batch of quotes from the poet who would be president. They begin with a prose excerpt from his memoir, “Dreams from My…
(Obama photograph by Annie Leibovitz )
Watching the NBC evening news on Sunday (Feb 24, 2008) I was more than a little shocked when a critic of U.S. presidential candidate Barack Obama stated that Obama had no chance of winning against the Republicans in his bid for the White House for this reason: “He’s a poet, not a…
"The more I grow
as an artist,
the more I think I become
like my father as an artist.
The more I diversify,
the more I become like my father,
which is true to who he was."
--Musician Ziggy Marley, son of the late
singer-prophet Bob Marley.
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