Category: Poems

Keep-a-record-of-your-time
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Keep a record of your time

Fritz Scholder (1937 – 2005) Fritz was a Native American artist. “Keep a record of your time” This is a Record of Your Time. This is your movie. Live out your dream and fantasies. Whisper questions to the Sphinx at night. Sit for hours at sidewalk cafes, And drink with your heroes. Make a pilgrimage …

The-Lesson-of-the-moth-archy-and-mehitabel
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The lesson of the Moth

Donald Robert Perry Marquis (1878-1937) The following poem is one of the best works by Don Marquis – and my best piece. It is in this humourous book – Archy & Mehitabel – that he created Archy (the cockroach) & Mehitabel (the cat). Archy is my favorite! Archy was a cockroach that had reincarnated from …