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The poet and the jester (on embracing duality)

It is the conversation between the poet and the jester. The poet- with solemn introspection; the jester- with careless regard, each captivating the other. It is the ultimate irony of this unlikely coupling, entwining their words, combining truth and mischief, sabotaging established decorum. Neither threatened nor contrite, nor challenging the others' wisdom, but with enthusiastic fornication and eager indecency they consecrate their mutual madness

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Date: 10/19/2017 9:17:00 AM
Materfully crafted this sensual juggle of dualities.
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Date: 10/16/2017 11:34:00 AM
This is a poem that really speaks to me as I embrace that duality. Your defining words have given me a clear picture of what is tumbling about in my head.
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Date: 7/6/2011 4:21:00 PM
Congrats on this one being featured. Enjoyed it again. Vince
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Date: 7/5/2011 6:54:00 AM
Congratulations on your poetry being featured this week Thvia. May your poetry bring inspiration to others as they read it. Love, Carol
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Date: 9/29/2010 6:13:00 PM
I love when you write like this: Vince knows the solution, and he is so correct, for I am madly in love with your artistic feat.
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Date: 9/22/2010 9:26:00 AM
Great. I was worried. I can be crazy and creative at the same time. Vince
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Date: 9/2/2010 8:35:00 PM
Very nice ramble-style, I'll have to study it some... fav
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Date: 8/29/2010 2:52:00 PM
Welcome to the soup. I really enjoyed reading your poems.
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Date: 8/29/2010 4:45:00 AM
It certainly makes for an interesting conversation. Thank you for your kind comment on my poem Thvia. Have a lovely Sunday >> James
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