Category Archives: Blogs

TCS: Bicycle Day – Only Moving Does It Have a Soul

.Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ She who succeeds in … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

TCS: Death, Taxes and Poetry

(originally posted April 15, 2019) . . Good Morning! _________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in … Continue reading

Posted in National Poetry Month, Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TCS: Let There Be No Beggar Children

 Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ “On … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

TCS: Something Forgotten – Cartography for Beginners

. . Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ A poem … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on TCS: Something Forgotten – Cartography for Beginners

TCS: Write Where We Are Now – Poetry of the Pandemic

.. Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ “We need the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TCS: World Water Day – On Such a Full Sea

Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ If there is magic … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on TCS: World Water Day – On Such a Full Sea

TCS: World Speech Day – Say to the Down-Keepers and the Sun-Slappers

. Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ If you want … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

TCS: International Women’s Day – The Day the Mountains Move

 . . . . Good Morning!  ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

TCS: Poems for Black Women in Jazz & the Arts Day

Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ I walked into the … Continue reading

Posted in Blues, Jazz, Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

TCS: Connected By Love and A Leash

Good Morning! ______________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment. ______________________________ “I care not for … Continue reading

Posted in Movies, Poetry, The Coffee Shop | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments