THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: January 18, 2017

THE BACKSTORY ON THE INAUGURATION DAY PEACEFUL PROTEST  ALONG EL CAMINO REAL ON THE SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA I stood in the office of a friend who happens to be Filipino-American and he said, “we need to have a protest along the El Camino Real. We did it in the Philippines – The People Power Revolution – and it was a success.” My friend was referring to a revolt (some may remember) in the Philippines in… Read More

if my voice was an angel voice i’d sing you into ecstasy if my hand was a healing hand i’d touch you into grace would that i could measure poems to turn tears into light to put dance in your feet if i knew my own soul, i could touch the tarnished silver of yours and bring your smiles back again © 2017, poem and photograph, Jamie Dedes, All rights reserved WRITING… Read More