Night of Poetry & Stories

The Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry hosted a Tellabration on Nov. 10, 2012, at the museum. Thanks to everyone who turned out. We explored poetry, ate some smores, and told stories around the campfire. Some pictures from the evening can be seen in the following slideshow:

ROMP Tellabration

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Today’s Blue Plate Poetry Special

Today’s Blue Plate Poetry Special!

Ingredients: Comment under this post with a phrase you want in a poem, and I will write the poem for you and post it in your comment.

Price: Absolutely free of charge

Nutritional Value: Nil

Emotional/Intellectual Value: Priceless

Get your order in before we run out!


Poem in a Minute

One of my occasional gigs is taking my Montgomery Ward typewriter to a festival or conference and setting up to write poems in a minute. You give me three words, and I will make a poem for you with them in it.  Today, I am snowed in and could use some practice. If you put your name (or a fake name) in the comments box along with three words, I will write you a custom poem and post it on this page. You can see samples of the poems I’ve written in the past. It’s what I do. Continue reading “Poem in a Minute”