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Tag Archives: News Poetry

News Poetry: The Eye of the Beholder

The one on the left, with the pink backpack, carrying the C-4, is wearing a headset under that checked yellow scarf, receiving final instructions. The […]...

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January 9, 2018 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: Made in America

You have the right to bear arms to bear poverty to bear discrimination. You have the right to assemble in free-speech zones behind well-marked chain […]...

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December 29, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: “Belle Turnbull: Colorado’s Unsung Master”

Long-versed as we’ve been, deep-footed in pioneer doggerel, blind poet fancies & sing-song sentimentalities — those Victorian staples of mining camp news- papers in post-statehood […]...

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December 21, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Puerto Rico, Preamble for an Elegy

Seems blue tarp ____is the new shade this season, ____and light comes battery and generator driven. What the wind stripped ____was patina of paradise and […]...

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December 19, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: (Survivors)

Language is like eating ice cream, with a fork.  I apologize to another person for forgetting their birthday  and wonder if it’s possible to forget […]...

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December 14, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: A Different Sort of Eden

Sometimes a woman, to defend herself, or her cubs, will dress up as a bear, pluck, one by one, the twenty ribs of a man, […]...

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November 14, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: Me Too

Me Too If you want to know         rage rags on women         like menstrual blues Sit down here and I’ll […]...

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October 27, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poetry: The Judas Horse

The Judas Horse In the forgotten acres of the American west, sun-splashed, alkaline places, stone-strewn and arid, there are pockets of wild horses living on […]...

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October 24, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Of Diesels and Subterfuge

Of Diesels and Subterfuge Ordinary Tuesday, meaning evil & good are pulling on different ends of the same serpent. I am hardly bothered by their […]...

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October 13, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

News Poetry: Poetry Lesson after the Las Vegas Shooting

Do not write the word heart. Like every overused word, its meaning has bled out, the way snowflake, repeated, dissolves into sound. And thoughts becomes […]...

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October 10, 2017 Just In, news poems, The Mix

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Support The Indy at the Denver Press Club with guest bartender Dick Lamm!

Former Colorado Gov. Richard Lamm will return to the Denver Press Club as a guest bartender next Tuesday, Jan. 9 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 […]

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PHOTOS: A Marade in which boots spoke the loudest

Coloradans have been marching in memory of Martin Luther King, Jr., for 35 years now. Some “Marades” have been headier than others. Like in 1992 […]

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