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Books
· Carrboro Poetica

· Above and Below

· Spinning Straw: the Jeff Apple Story


Short Stories
· Scrawny Kid Clerked at Thrifty

· Euceless Laughs, Y O U Laugh {Capice?}

· This is Your Lucky Day by Euceless Liesalot

· Christmas Fax for da Broads in da Audience

· Flashing

· Owner Will Repair Kitchen Floor {flash humor}

· Courting Able


Articles
· Amnesty International Pressing for More Anti-Rape Legislation

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy

· Calling Dr. Mengele, Calling Dr. Mengele

· Show and Tell by Karen Vanderlaan - Review

· Valley of the Shadow by Sybil Austin Skakle - Review

· Courage in Patience by Beth Fehlbaum -- a Review

· Heart Attack Symptoms Differ for Men and Women -- Read and Share!

· If you Have Been Kidnapped or Abducted --A Letter from Someone who Cares

· RICO for Kids - Help Missing Children, U.S.A.

· Reason to Celebrate! {re O N E's impact re suffering in Africa}


Poetry
· Listen to Your Muse, Then get up an' do Your Thing

· Poem an Inside Job

· Vicks, Flannel, and Great Expectations?

· Rumor January 19, two Thousand Thirteen

· Snow Night with Bird

· Gunned Down

· Shape Shifter

· Fought Tooth and Nail, I Know You {for Ellie}

· Night-Light

· We are Here to Tell You

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News
· Featured in Creative Thinkers International!

· Second Appearance in Leann Marshall's Sketch Notes

· New Appearance in The Yarn Spinner

· Bullying has no Place in a Democracy Featured at Creative Thinkers Intnl

· Poem to Appear in Sketchbook

· Poems to Appear in Sensations' 21st Century Issue

· In Richard Lee King's The Price of Freedom

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  Baby Step, Luv?
by Phyllis Jean Green
Friday, February 13, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Recent poems by Phyllis Jean Green
•  Listen to Your Muse, Then get up an' do Your Thing
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•  Rumor January 19, two Thousand Thirteen
•  Snow Night with Bird
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If we were children, our hands would clasp

Without trembling for fear of being trapped.

 

If we were children, our hearts would speak

Without saying a word or missing a beat.

 

If we were children, we would laugh

And skip merrily down our chosen path.

 

If we were children, we would cry

At the very idea of saying goodbye.

 

Darling, let's be children all we can.

Hold happiness in small, determined hands

As we reach for each other without thought

Of the shame and cynicism past hurt taught.

 

 

(c) Phyllis Jean Green, November, 2003

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Reviewed by Tami Ryan 2/23/2004
This is the best poem I've read in quite a while, Pea. (Might have the teensiest to do with the space I'm in?) Regardless, it's so well done. Pulls at my heartstrings.
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 2/13/2004
Awesome poem Phyllis.....
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 2/13/2004
sweet and tender write, sweet pea; thanks for sharing! adorable picture; fits the nature of this poem perfectly!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in tx., karen lynn. :D
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 2/13/2004
Wonderful thoughts! Great write!
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 2/13/2004
"Baby Step, Luv?" sings the mind of the wise with a child's heart.

I Salute You, Sublime Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU

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Carrboro Poetica

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Above and Below

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Spinning Straw: the Jeff Apple Story

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