Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Settling into Summer

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Postby prmiller » Mon Sep 12, 2016 11:15 pm

Calma wrote:Love, love, love Thunderstorms! :D


May you enjoy all the snap, crackle and boom
without all of the floods and resultant doom.

Upon Receiving My First Ikea Catalogue...Mailed to Me, No Less!

Soft the light, the table laid,
that some handi-soul has made;
tureens, glasses, cups and plates,
Lanterns, candles, cooking grates;
lots of laughters, smiles, and grins,
when the builder truly wins...
yet...
I have heard Ikea tales
filled with poignant tears and wails:
kits that do not clearly show
where that whatzit has to go;
fail assembling desk and bed
you cut costs to build instead,
and in turn trust someone's power
at a dear sum for one hour.

Still, there are accessories,
which enhance with verve and ease,
simple mugs and sturdy bowls,
made to please all sorts of souls;
warm duvets and clever shelves,
we can try to hang ourselves.
Closets, babies' beds and more
from that grand Ikea store!

Ah, Ikea! How you tempt,
and shall not show contempt
for the tasks you ask of me,
to live Scandinavianly.
Charming colours, tasteful styles,
which, admittedly bring smiles,
Pleasing lines, oh, all seems nice...
but the price! Oh, my the price!

Wistfully, :-|
Parm
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At 8 p.m.

Postby prmiller » Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:00 pm

At 8 p.m. the silvered clouds embossed the swiftly greying sky.
The students left their high school lives, and laughing, blithely passed me by.
Some squirrels, both black and grey raced past, with precious bits of this and that,
and from a door of cheering light, a hopeful master called his cat.
The grinding sound of skateboard wheels was muffled by some sanguine lads,
who boldly coursed our busy streets eschewing helmets, shunning pads.
Magpies fluttered to their nests, sparrows sought a haven, too,
streetlamp shadows darkly stretched while evening stillness subtly grew.
Some picture windows glowed with lights, some curtains featured silhouettes
of the dramas safely kept inside as brief domestic life vignettes.
At 8 p.m. my eyes and ears became as notebooks and as pens
both writing text, then snatching scenes with more focus than a lens.
Now soon my dreaming hours shall come, with memories that deftly hem
my fraying, fleeting, random thoughts, that wove such threads at 8 p.m.

Blessings,
Parm :)
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Enjoying Poetry Day

Postby prmiller » Wed Oct 05, 2016 5:19 pm

I have read that tomorrow, in several parts of the world, particularly
the UK, it will be Poetry Day!

Thus...
A little bit of fun poetry I wrote for some colleagues today:

On, Poetry Day, on, Poetry Day,
the poet inside comes out to play.
There shall be sonnets
and odes on display
as I shout, "Hooray!" on Poetry Day!

...and then gave them:

Ode to a Paper Clip: For Poetry Day, October 6, 2016

You are a simple hug in time of need.
You keep in place those documents that fight,
for though they are at odds, you intercede,
and keep their powers still, and hold them tight.
Your family is found in sundry homes,
and innovative souls put them to use.
They sometimes mark a place in sacred tomes,
or help to keep some fragments flying loose.
Unbent and twisted into other shapes,
have you not served the whims of brighter folks?
Within my box, not one of you escapes—
for seeing you, what plans my mind evokes!
Ah, humble paper clip, how loved by me,
and praised in likewise humble poetry.

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AKA Parm :)
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especially on Poetry Day!
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place: Awestruck by Autumn

Postby Vanaladiel » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:04 pm

Ah the colors of God's Autumn palate is one of great splendor
While waiting for the children in their Halloween wonder
I can't wait for Novembers Thanksgiving gathering
Followed by Christmas cantatas and singing

Then comes the new year all decked in new adventures
I am anxious for Springs new return of floral treasures
Summers return to let our old bones rest in God's shining Grace
I love the seasons and this year they mean even more since I have renewed my fellowship with the God of our creation and salvation!

I know this does not play well as a poem but it was on my heart so I decided to share it with my brother of the heart and dear friend PARM!
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place: Awestruck by Autumn

Postby prmiller » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:04 pm

Vanaladiel wrote:Ah the colors of God's Autumn palate is one of great splendor
While waiting for the children in their Halloween wonder
I can't wait for Novembers Thanksgiving gathering
Followed by Christmas cantatas and singing

Then comes the new year all decked in new adventures
I am anxious for Springs new return of floral treasures
Summers return to let our old bones rest in God's shining Grace
I love the seasons and this year they mean even more since I have renewed my fellowship with the God of our creation and salvation!

I know this does not play well as a poem but it was on my heart so I decided to share it with my brother of the heart and dear friend PARM!


And I responding take up pen,
and look for silent moments when,
I find the wonder of your thoughts,
before my tired mind finds cots
to rest my feet and curl up tight
and dream and dream till morning light.
I am thrice blessed to know, you friend,
and gain another (hugs I send!)
but also for encouragement,
to help my poems supplement
the Bardic legacy I gained,
when in my world my soul was pained.
Then swiftly through ten years and more,
our hearts have traveled to each door,
and left our gifts of poetry,
much richer than fine jewelry,
and blessed each others lives besides...
and grooms have met each others' brides!
Now how cannot one find delight,
in all the poems that you write?
For I am full, top full with joy
for Heaven's grace that you employ.

Blessings...ever,
Parm
(...and I am so very, very happy for you both...you and "Guru"!)
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place: Awestruck by Autumn

Postby Vanaladiel » Sat Oct 29, 2016 11:54 pm

On another note for you to see my growth, I have returned to church and found a good one that feeds me on the WONDERFUL WORD OF GOD! I am feeling so blessed to be going again and to have found a church home that makes me feel uplifted and enlightened once more. I just wish that Ryan knew the Lord and could join me in worship and praise. I do not push him and he is very accepting of my going to church and being involved there. But I would appreciate that you lift him up before the Lord and perhaps God has a plan that will reach him and bring him peace and a desire to seek His face!
Image Spring come quickly!!
~*Sister of the Twilight*~
~*Daughter of the Moon*~

Inyë melmëlyë my love, for you are the melody to which I now dance!!

Bearer of "Elen~Uial"
The Moon Ring of the Twilight Star

Bard of the land of Eryn Lasgalen

Mithril Knight of Lore
Mithril Knight of Eryn Lasgalen

Lifetime Award 2010

Always in our memories, vison :rose:, Alex :rose:, Rowanberry :rose: and Watcher :rose:! Our world is a little dimmer without your smiles!

A tribute to Cynthia 11/14/2005 :rose:

For my dad who now resides with the Lord! :rose: 05/11/16 I love you daddy and will see you again someday in Glory!

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Remembering You Well

Postby prmiller » Fri Nov 04, 2016 1:39 pm

For Vana:

I shall in quiet spots, repose,
and in those moments, using prose,
bring thoughts to Heaven for my friends,
and see what help the Spirit lends.
I do not mind this exercise,
and know it helps to make one wise,
but more than this, I feel such joy,
that I can love by prayer's employ.

Blessings,
Parm
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Upon Looking Over My City

Postby prmiller » Fri Nov 04, 2016 1:56 pm

The glass! The shine! Alluring gleams!
Is this a place for finding dreams,
for seeing visions glorious,
and reach goals...victorious?
I do not hear these shouts and cheers,
instead I sense deep sighs and tears,
of reaching to those glassy heights
and finding fewer heart-delights.
Oh, yes! The perks that show prestige
(for those who can with strength besiege
opposing fortresses of might)
make pulses race and eyes to light.
Yet all too soon these toys shall break,
and each alliance that some make
re-shape, betray, and fade away...
those are the sighs I sensed today.
Oh, true, there are amazing souls,
who, taking on prestigious roles,
pour back into communities,
such generous annuities.
But yet...there is that keening wail,
high on the winds, of those who fail
and wonder what shall be their lot
when they are severed and forgot.
I, like that prophet's eyes of old,
look over spires of gleaming gold
and into cracks and fissures deep
to pray for suited souls who weep.

Blessings,
Parm :)
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Fibonacci's Numbers Day

Postby prmiller » Wed Nov 23, 2016 4:39 pm

Come
good
friends and
celebrate
Fibonnaci’s skill:
come see some patterns in the sea,

or
there
up on
some hill. Thus,
add to one and one,
and there! The patterns seem to trace

those
odd
swirls on
daisy’s face;
seeds sunflowers clasp,
seeing these in nature causes

me
to
take a
wondrous gasp
mysteries unfold.
Such patterns sought may seem absurd,

yet
some
folks will
search to find
mysteries divine.
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Thoughts Upon Thanksgiving Day

Postby prmiller » Wed Nov 23, 2016 11:49 pm

For my Friends in the United States
Thoughts upon Thanksgiving Day...

The warming fire, the steaming stew,
the candle light that brightens you;
the warmth within and cold shut out
by walls and doors built to be stout;
the clothes one has and life to live,
the grace some give when they forgive;
the spanning sky and bracing seas,
the butterflies and humble bees;
the grass, the forests, beasts and birds,
mushrooms, cheeses, whey and curds;
please, you’re welcome, thanks, and yes,
words one gives that one may bless.
These and myriad gifts besides,
appear, as through this world bestrides,
the pilgrim soul, who yearns to bring
pleasant deeds while pilgrimming.
Thus may we find our Thursday dawn
with thoughts that we can thank upon,
and let them dwell deep in those parts
where hearts speak well to other hearts.

Blessings,
Parm
November 23, 2016
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Advent Thoughts

Postby prmiller » Mon Dec 05, 2016 4:58 pm

These days when hope seems on decline,
we light the way that hope may shine;
may shine in places sorrow dwells,
that hope breaks in, despair dispels.
We souls bring hope; are Heaven's hands
to care for neighbours in our lands
that dawn brings joy, that tears are dried--
that hope gleams bright this Advent-tide.

The second Sunday candle shines
for peace that knows no borderlines;
a peace beyond the end of war
but great content from shore to shore;
peace, despite life's crush and press,
peace that ever seeks to bless.
Thus as this second candle glows,
we pray for peace, not mere repose.

Blessings,
Parm :)
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Advent Three

Postby prmiller » Sat Dec 10, 2016 11:18 pm

These days when hope seems on decline,
we light the way that hope may shine;
may shine in places sorrow dwells,
that hope breaks in, despair dispels.
We souls bring hope; are Heaven's hands
to care for neighbours in our lands
that dawn brings joy, that tears are dried--
that hope gleams bright this Advent-tide.

The second Sunday candle shines
for peace that knows no borderlines;
a peace beyond the end of war
but great content from shore to shore;
peace, despite life's crush and press,
peace that ever seeks to bless.
Thus as this second candle glows,
we pray for peace, not mere repose.

Unlike the other candles lit,
one stands, peculiar from the rest,
yet on this Sunday, such is fit...
for joy flames bright and bursts with song,
Then praises ripple round the earth,
the light beams bright, but not for long,
From grateful hearts come holy mirth.
Oh, Gaudete! Rejoice, forthwith!
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Advancing into Advent

Postby Tookish_Traveler » Sun Dec 11, 2016 7:50 pm

That is wonderful, parm. :)
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Advancing into Advent

Postby prmiller » Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:59 am

Tookish_Traveler wrote:That is wonderful, parm. :)

I am so glad you are enjoying these. Thank you for your
constant praise and encouragement.

Blessings,
Parm

About the world, like salt well cast,
to help the hopes of people last,
we find such folk, by word and deed,
encouraging those souls in need.
I look about me and I see
a kind of solidarity
that helps transform the grim and bleak,
who give much strength to tired and weak.
I am most grateful for your heart
supporting simple, humble art.

Blessings,
Parm :)
(...and my friend Jonathon
wants me to add
supercalifragiliciousxpallidocious
and Calgon the Black,
the father of all dragons...
(guess who has been watching me writing this?)
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Fourth Sunday

Postby prmiller » Tue Dec 20, 2016 9:47 am

These days when hope seems on decline,
we light the way that hope may shine;
may shine in places sorrow dwells,
that hope breaks in, despair dispels.
We souls bring hope; are Heaven's hands
to care for neighbours in our lands
that dawn brings joy, that tears are dried--
that hope gleams bright this Advent-tide.

The second Sunday candle shines
for peace that knows no borderlines;
a peace beyond the end of war
but great content from shore to shore;
peace, despite life's crush and press,
peace that ever seeks to bless.
Thus as this second candle glows,
we pray for peace, not mere repose.

Unlike the other candles lit,
one stands, peculiar from the rest,
yet on this Sunday, such is fit...
for joy flames bright and bursts with song,
Then praises ripple round the earth,
the light beams bright, but not for long,
From grateful hearts come holy mirth.
Oh, Gaudete! Rejoice, forthwith!

Once more a flame leaps up to songs above
the signal that this candle, deemed for love,
reminds us of both strength and weakness here:
for raging fires come from sparklings mere,
yet but one breath -- and all grows swiftly dark,
awaiting but one tiny, quickening spark.
Great passion has inflamed most mighty deeds,
and love thus given, all good action feeds.
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Remembering Harry

Postby prmiller » Fri Jan 13, 2017 2:46 pm

Thirty-five years ago
I sat
perplexed
astonishingly naive
about pursuing my master's degree
I sat
overwhelmed
bewilderingly oblivious
about completing a master's thesis...
which became a project.
My school was
progressive.
We defended our ideas
before a community of
scholars,
homemakers,
invited guests
(some VIPs...really!)
I met
"confidence"
arguing convincingly
about what communities can do to stop the world from going
to blazes in a bucket.
I met
Harry.
He allowed
me...(actually..."us")
...there was another)
to complete
proposals
cutting-edged engagingly
controversial ideas
to really be "The Church"
in the big, wide, rough-and-tumble world.
I read-read-read some more
wrote-wrote-wrote even more
and the big day came.
We three,
Harry most prominent
and "John" the third,
most smarmingly charming
winning over country pastors
clever theologians
suave scholars
and we passed.
Thirty-five years ago.
I have no book...
Harry does.
I have no medals...
Harry does.
I have memories.
Harry has Heaven.
Now
I sit
remembering that day
in January,
meeting
Saint Harry of Winnipeg
advocate and activist.
I sit
remembering
when Harry met me
fledgling poet and philosopher.
I think I got the better deal.

Blessings,
Parm :)

My poem...I struggle with "free verse"...
is my gift to this community,
the TORC community
that has drawn out the poet
hiding
and I am hoping
ever hoping
that I am giving you
in one sort of
emotional coinage
the kind of value
Harry gave me in life.

This year...I am remembering...and living out
the many gifts given.
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Advancing into Advent

Postby Vanaladiel » Sun Jan 22, 2017 11:52 pm

So many wonderful words and also congratulations on the anniversary of your seeking of your Masters Degree!

You are so accomplished and such a wonderful person with such love and grace from our Beloved Savior! I am honored to call you my friend and brother of the heart!! :hug:
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Advancing into Advent

Postby prmiller » Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:01 pm

Vanaladiel wrote:So many wonderful words and also congratulations on the anniversary of your seeking of your Masters Degree!

You are so accomplished and such a wonderful person with such love and grace from our Beloved Savior! I am honored to call you my friend and brother of the heart!! :hug:


What a wonderful gift to find here after far too many months away.
Heaven must have tremendous confidence in my ability to handle
all kinds of challenges because they have certainly come at me
like Roman warships...at full ramming speed!

Today I learned of the death of a much-respected scholar.
A headline in WORLD magazine:
David Clyde Jones remembered as PCA’s ‘chief ethicist.’
Professor Jones was, for me, the academic reflection of Dr. Francis Schaeffer.

If you ever get to read Schaeffer's book, "How Should We Then Live?" you should.
It is difficult, heart-challenging, controversial, stunning, and relentless, but well worth
each minute you put into it.

After I read the article, I felt tears well up in my eyes and wondered:
"What legacy am I leaving in the world?"...and then I came here, found
you lovely note, and was greatly encouraged. Perhaps my poems are not
merely songs into a void. Thank you for your love, respect, and support.

Blessings on you...and on all who have given me much-valued
encouragement...aka "cyberhugs!"

Blessings, blessings, and more blessings,
Parm :-)
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Remembering Tom Kozma

Postby prmiller » Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:17 pm

This month, our English Language Foundations staff are remembering the
tremendous contribution a colleague made who has recently passed away.
Tom Kozma was considered to be the "heart and soul" of the special
blended learning environment we created at SAIT using "Brightspace"
aka Desire2Learn. Each aspect of it is covered with his fingerprints
and we see his footprints treading from one link to another. He was
also a dear and much-valued friend. We spent many hours together
telling stories, and I gained many insights from him about how to
live well in Canada and work well at SAIT. His passing is a deep wound
to my heart. I miss him greatly.

Even so, the gifts he passed on to me are ones that I have
been passing on to others...or "passing forward"... to others.
Tom thought my poems were "pretty cool" and "clever", but
he felt I was not transparent enough. The one poem I wrote,
"Safe Stranger" I have let other more professional writers
look over, and the double-take they make when reading it,
as opposed to the other more whimsical, "charming", and
light-hearted ones, is often surprising to see. I am hesitant
to post it here. It is not graphic, crude, or crass, but it is...
different. Perhaps I might be best to append it in a letter to those
who ask when writing me at this email address:
paul.miller@sait.ca...then I may not disrupt the generally
affable and more encouraging tone I have been trying to
foster here.

I shall miss Tom...he coaxed out a lot of talent in me
that I never expected to find.

Requiescat in pace.
Blessings,
Parm :-)
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Advancing into Advent

Postby Calma » Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:33 pm

My condolences to you, parm.
I hope the wound in your heart heals
So the pain is not so strong.

May his way home be swift
And may he find his peace there.

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With thanks...

Postby prmiller » Thu Mar 09, 2017 1:26 pm

Calma wrote:My condolences to you, parm.
I hope the wound in your heart heals
So the pain is not so strong.

May his way home be swift
And may he find his peace there.

:rose:


Oh, Calma!
Thank you for that.
I hope that your world will continue to be full of
goodness and joy.
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Remembering

Postby prmiller » Thu Mar 09, 2017 1:55 pm

The smiles, the jokes, the cyber-hugs,
the quirks in poems, writing bugs,
the stories shared, the grief and tears,
those grand adventures shared for years,
such glints of goodness, fleeting lights,
those splendid days and fun-filled nights,
yet some who come may think that they
are merely mists that blow away--
not so! for archives hold a treasure trove
of tales regaling how friends strove
to craft some bracing, splendid lore
to keep friends coming back for more.
Oh, do not leave and think that you
are swiftly gone as morning dew,
for there are chairs by hearths that wait
when pathways lead you to our gate.

For we shall always remember...
Blessings,
Parm :-)
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Yes, I have heard of spring

Postby prmiller » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:50 am

Yes, I have heard of spring

Along with fauns and harps that sing,
Yes, I heard the tales of spring;
when snows are gone and all is green
when leprechauns and elves are seen.
Yes, I have heard of spring before
in ancient songs and tales of yore,
when icicles have left our eaves
and trees are filled with budding leaves.
Someday, I think that spring shall come
to thaw our limbs from winds that numb.
To while away the hours till then,
I'll speak of spring to snow-built men.

Blessings to the Spring-blest,
Parm :)
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Enjoying Eastertide

Postby Tookish_Traveler » Tue Apr 18, 2017 12:39 pm

Hi, Parm!!

:hihi:

Yes, we have Spring here. I hope it stays and doesn't turn into summer too soon. :P

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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Enjoying Eastertide

Postby Lalaith-Elerrina » Thu Apr 20, 2017 11:38 am

Hello, Parm! :) Lovely poems!
We are having a very enjoyable spring here.
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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Enjoying Eastertide

Postby prmiller » Tue May 02, 2017 4:02 am

Tookish_Traveler wrote:Hi, Parm!!

:hihi:

Yes, we have Spring here. I hope it stays and doesn't turn into summer too soon. :P

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With Tookish Traveler in Mind

Oh, may your springs within your heart endure,
that when the summer's heat begins to press,
you will discover in your soul, secure,
the sweet delight of spring that comes to bless.
We know how foolish are those hopes that we
can halt the onward motion season's bring;
we may be gifted with technology,
but only Heaven's art can give us spring.
I do desire, and cannot disguise,
how much I yearn to clasp on spring and hold
the wonders that it brings to ears and eyes,
I am, instead, a steward of this gold.
Entrusted, I shall do my part to keep
the joy of spring alive before I sleep.

Blessings,
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Upon Being Blessed by Such Courtesy

Postby prmiller » Tue May 02, 2017 4:13 am

Lalaith-Elerrina wrote:Hello, Parm! :) Lovely poems!
We are having a very enjoyable spring here.




We are by friends inspired and thus inspire,
we tend our hearths to give the warmth of fire;
we bake or sew or forge from practiced skill,
refining so that we are giving still.
I am delighted that these poems bless,
that you enjoy each poem's loveliness;
for likewise, you are also much admired
for all the poems you have thus inspired.

Blessings ever,
Parm :-)
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For the Glory of Green

Postby prmiller » Tue May 02, 2017 4:36 am

There must be rain for the glory of green,
storms have passed by when the rainbows are seen;
none hope for floods, but for waters serene,
yet, there must be rain for the glory of green.

There must be storms for the flowers to bloom,
gracing a desk or a hospital room,
none yearn for thunder that brings certain doom,
yet, there must be storms for the flowers to bloom.

There must be tears for great works to form,
forged out of fire and tumult and storm,
none seek the grief of a pillaging swarm,
yet, were there not tears for great works to form?

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Re: Parm's Pleasant Pondering Place:Enjoying Eastertide

Postby PatriotBlade » Tue May 09, 2017 7:59 pm

Greetings, treasured friend! I haven't been about the boards much for a while. How goes things? Not much, and yet so much is changed for me. I shared my first poem in three years (the subject of which is one of the bigger changes in my life recently) in the the Bard's guild.
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Going to the Bard's Guild

Postby prmiller » Mon May 15, 2017 9:49 pm

...and off I toddle to the Bard's Guild.
Toddling, toddling...
hmm...
where am I toddling?
Oh, dear, short-term memory loss!
Tea.
Need tea!

Mrs. Parm?
Oh, and there's the kettle now.
Ah!
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