Category Archives: The Coffee Shop

TCS: Dear Readers – Some Last Thoughts

All good things must come to an end – Geoffrey Chaucer, 1380s My very first post at Flowers for Socrates, in July 2015, was a Word Cloud about James Dickey, a poet better known for his novel Deliverance. My very last … Continue reading

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TCS: So With My Neighbor I Rejoice – Good Neighbor 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 … Continue reading

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TCS: Life Suggests That You Remember – Poems for Gratitude Day

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TCS: If We Have Not Struggled – Three American Poets

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TCS: With Lifted Hearts Singing – Poems for Labor Day

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TCS: SMOKE – All That Life Unseen / Under a Bare Sky

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TCS: Something Disappearing as We Say Its Name

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TCS: There Was a Voice Which Sang

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TCS: The Way to Treat a Lion

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TCS: Scrambled Eggs and Whiskey

. . 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 … Continue reading

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