[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Login ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678[9]10 ]
Subject: Re: Poets Are Never Cloned

Lori S. Maynard
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: 10:07:42 11/30/01 Fri
Author Host/IP: spider-to062.proxy.aol.com/
In reply to: D.Lester Young (White Eagle) 's message, "Poets Are Never Cloned (A Tribute To Free Thinkers)" on 09:34:10 11/30/01 Fri

Oh yes! How no one will ever understand us, and when we're gone, if our poetry still filters about, it will be hacked to be interpreted however English teachers see fit (sort of bitter about this one, I had a teacher years ago preach that "Moby Dick" was really a story representing Christianity and told us all the religious symbols that were in the book...she was warped)

Working two jobs is not fun. I remember for about six months, I worked three jobs at the same time and worked the seven days a week, even during the holidays such as July 4 and Labor Day. 120 hours a week takes a lot from a person's soul; but, isn't it funny how we still keep churning the poetry?

When I read your note on the Indian name, I envisioned an eagle with white water rapids wings. An eagle drawn into the earth with the rivers its wings.


[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Post a message:
This forum requires an account to post.
[ Create Account ]
[ Login ]
[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT-5
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.