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TCS: WHY VOTE? Poets Tell Us What All the Polls Leave Out

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TCS: Burning the Clocks

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TCS: BREAKING NEWS -TRUTH SERUM

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Word Cloud: DISPLACED

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD Illegal Immigrants. Refugees. Slave Trafficking. Ugly words that represent an explosion of desperation among the world’s most vulnerable peoples. The number of “forcibly displaced” people in the world is at the highest level on record. We … Continue reading

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TCS: Gold Mountain, Golden Door

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TCS: WHY VOTE? Poetry Tells Us What All the Polls Leave Out

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Word Cloud: FIRE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD FIRE – the twin-tempered element, comfort and terror, enemy and friend. It has warmed us, cooked our food, and lit our way in the dark since we lived in caves. But it has also murdered us, laying waste … Continue reading

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