The Decision To Be

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I wrote a children’s book called “If I Were a Caterpillar”.  In the book, the caterpillar is going through the miracle of metamorphosis.  While doing so, he is dreaming about becoming the regal monarch he knows he is destined to be.  He is reveling in that great Continue reading

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Pigeon Picasso Strikes Again

Pigeon Picasso bluebird

The song of the bluebird
rises sweet from the park Continue reading

Pigeon Picasso

Pigeon Picasso

                     

 P.O.P.*

Pigeon Picasso had a bird’s purpose
to whitewash and paint San Francisco;
the one that was, was growing drab
with gray cement and dirty halo.

So, he took to eating raspberry jam
and splatter-dabbed rich ruby reds;
even the statues regained some luster
as Pigeon Picasso wrought brighter heads. Continue reading

Is Kenaf Marijuana?

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Kenaf has mistakenly been called and associated with commercial hemp and Marijuana.  Kenaf is not hemp nor even remotely akin to Cannabis Sativa; Marijuana.  Kenaf is a hibiscus, a closer relative to cotton and okra than to hemp. Continue reading