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Januarian commented on: @ 27.055 MHz: T'Kelet; July 09th, 1976 [Repost] by Januarian 1 day 7 hours ago
Thank you so much for reading: Thank you so much for reading the poem and commenting.  What the event of those several days in July, 1976, represented was my escape---at least in spirit---from the shadow of my parents.  My mother's favorite phrase, "You're just the little boy around here," was as applicable then (after I had reached the age of consent) as when I had first heard it, sometime before kindergarten.  What the person I call, in these poems, Shamirian (which is a Biblical name turned into an appellation) gave me was a sense of identity and community (c.b. channel 22) which liberated me from the shadow of Lloyd and Betty.  That's why they hated him so vigorously and relentlessly.  Even decades later, they spoke of him, and of that time in my life, with the utmost contempt and bitterness.
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Cascade commented on: @ 27.055 MHz: T'Kelet; July 09th, 1976 [Repost] by Januarian 1 day 7 hours ago
Your brevity is skillfully: Your brevity is skillfully done here. It has just enough to be both mysterious and secretly all telling. For me, it feels like a child like escape away from authority. Specifically parental authority, like one would escape into the imaginations in a book or movie. "Channel twenty two " sounds like television rather than a book.  I feel it is masterfully done, dear poet. 
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saiom commented on: Hi by burkej1h 1 day 11 hours ago
  a brief greeting.. for all:   a brief greeting.. for all a first step to an eternal relationship
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georgeschaefer commented on: PRESIDENTIAL EXAMPLE by georgeschaefer 1 day 12 hours ago
one thing I have found funny: one thing I have found funny is how many poems I wrote during the Clinton regime that took on increased resonance in the trump regime.  Now we'll see how things go with Old Uncle Joe.
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georgeschaefer commented on: PRESIDENTIAL EXAMPLE by georgeschaefer 1 day 12 hours ago
thank you kindly: thank you kindly
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georgeschaefer commented on: SLICE OPEN MY SOUL by georgeschaefer 1 day 12 hours ago
thank you for reading and: thank you for reading and commenting
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georgeschaefer commented on: SLICE OPEN MY SOUL by georgeschaefer 1 day 12 hours ago
hiding in a can of beer: hiding in a can of beer
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georgeschaefer commented on: SLICE OPEN MY SOUL by georgeschaefer 1 day 12 hours ago
thank you: thank you
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Stephen commented on: What do you mean by it? by SSmoothie 1 day 13 hours ago
Almost as racist as blackness.: So this is what cancel culture has come to.  Dr. Seuss is racist.  Insanity run amuck.
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Januarian commented on: @ + 27.255 MHz: Vernal Scholia; A Dedication To Some Peers by Januarian 1 day 21 hours ago
That is one of the things I: That is one of the things I found so charming about him after the Brazeau book came out in 1984:  some aspect of Stevens' life or career always seemed to dovetail into my life.  During my longest corporate emploment, which ran to nineteen years, I used his filing system for my own collection cases; and on collection arrangements, I followed his directive to his own assistants---"If all things in a case are equal, and a doubt still remains, always resolve that doubt in favor of the customer."  When we implimented that across the department, our repeat collection cases decreased in the first year by a shocking 25%.  I learned from him how easily you can throw good money after bad, and that not all recovery was good recovery.  During the last year of that stint, three other credit unions---one local, and two out of state---implemented my administrative procedures which, in turn, had been implemented from Pop Stevens' business experience at the Hartford.
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patriciajj commented on: @ + 27.255 MHz: Vernal Scholia; A Dedication To Some Peers by Januarian 1 day 22 hours ago
Stevens described half my: Stevens described half my life. Thanks for sharing. 
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patriciajj commented on: Night of the Broken Glass, Revisited by patriciajj 1 day 22 hours ago
Still prefer my comfort zone,: Still prefer my comfort zone, but that's great advice. Thanks for sharing. 
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allets commented on: Night of the Broken Glass, Revisited by patriciajj 1 day 23 hours ago
Fyi: . Before every public address, that is what many speakers go thru. I did. Cold sweat, malase, icy fngers of terror. It vanishes once you get started. Try in front of mirror. Know wxactly how you r going to pronounce each line. Practice. I have been doing that lately, prep for open mic somewhere this summer. ~S~ 
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allets commented on: Poetry Of Dreams by satishverma 1 day 23 hours ago
Hello Satish: Hoping all is well with you and those you love. The bestest of wishes. - allets
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Stephen commented on: A LOT OF NOISE by georgeschaefer 2 days 4 hours ago
Well stated truths herein.: .
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