Tag Archives: Naomi Shihab Nye

TCS: Hope Smiles from the Threshold of 2019

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BURNING THE CLOCKS (Redux)

Updated – Originally posted December 11, 2017, as part of The Coffee Shop series by Nona Blyth Cloud _____________________________________________ The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.  – William Blake

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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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