Illustration by Mary Rensberry

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From If I WERE A CATERPILLAR by Richard Rensberry

If I were a caterpillar
I’d be hungry, horned and ply
my stripes and my desire
for learning how to fly.

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Richard Rensberry, Children’s Picture Book Author at QuickTurtle Books®

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Dreamer of Dreams

Dreamer of Dreams

I’m a dreamer
of dreams with eyes
wide open. I see
what is
and what isn’t
seen, imagined or magical
when it comes to hands
waved
and fingers snapped
in an act of theft
of what is left
of God. Continue reading

Courage Is the Hot Sauce of Imagination

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On a brief visit to Florida, I decided to be a tourist for a day and make a trip to the Kennedy Space Center. What I discovered there was awe inspiring. The shear enormity and complexity of the Apollo rocket that took our astronauts to the moon had never been fully conceptualized in my mind and heart until I stood next to the behemoth. The amount of courage and discipline it took for those men to sit atop that enormous bomb while strapped into a capsule the size of a Volkswagen Beetle, had no bounds. Continue reading