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· Leonora: Tulips in Winter

· Theo's Ghost

· Lord Eaglebeak

· The Any Agency: Wild Violets

· Book Buyer Beware

· The Gordonator Precision Search Engine

· How to Critique a manuscript (even your own)

· Satchmo sings

· The March Winds

· My place

· Silent Salute

· Prost Neujahr!

· Solo

· An opportunity lost

· Rainy Mornings

· just do it, get to it

· Easter

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· Setting Free

· Pesky URL problem

· Second Editions available now

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  Lasting Impact
by Regina Pounds
Sunday, April 19, 2009
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A remark made by a stranger stayed with me...

A stranger once wrote to me:

"I can be a formidable enemy"

Somehow this remark made me sad

Had he but written:

"I can be a formidable friend"

I would have been glad

This tidbit from a brief email exchange

Stuck in my mind

Throughout several years

It contains a kernel of fears

And the reminder: one must be kind

It is part of the essence of finding purpose in life:

Does one want to live

Holding grudges?

Or does one want to forgive?


RDP 2009



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Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 10/22/2009
Lots of food to chew on in this one. Very good write...

Reviewed by William Bonilla 5/31/2009
Just be careful Gina
of strangers in Cyber space
Love & Peace be with you

Reviewed by Regis Auffray 4/26/2009
You make some very valid points here, Gina. Thank you. Love and blessings,

Reviewed by John Domino 4/24/2009
Well done! This poem speaks volumes in a few verses.
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER 4/19/2009
Happy thoughts Gina!!!! !!! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green 4/19/2009
Right on target!! This is e x c e l l e n t, my f r i e n d. Here's to better days. . .ASAP!! <3 Pea <3 ~~~~PS: Hope u got my messages at Plaxo. Love you!

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Regina Pounds

Leonora: Tulips in Winter

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The Any Agency: Wild Violets

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Theo's Ghost

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Lord Eaglebeak

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  1. Clue's to Peace...?
  2. Snow Flakes
  3. Life after Life...?
  4. Whine & simian...
  5. Dem Bones...
  6. Or not...
  7. Without imitating self...
  8. The Examined Life
  9. A vivid imagination my only refuge…
  10. Bear with me...
  11. I stay to the middle...
  12. Winding down...
  13. Does infinity exist...?
  14. In Search of Virtue
  15. Blessings
  16. Drugs, yes, I use them, what’s it to ya…?
  17. Hoss
  18. Our Ship
  19. Darkness covers everything in darkness..
  20. Bullwhip

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