Author Archives: Brad Werner

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Grottos and Literature

Literary Grottos Somewhere between Shakespeare’s The Tempest and Dante’s Inferno, I developed a love for grottos, for garden grottos, and though even more rare, grotto gardens. Though the reference may seem obscure, while reading Inferno in high school, a discussion of the brief … Continue reading

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pebbles of the past

i drove by that place we used to go where people used to flow i walked past the empty lot remembering you and i at that spot i went back to see it again stood at the edge stood, and … Continue reading

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octaped

my darling little octaped dangling from your glistening thread into your lair i have been led to your web i’ll soon be wed please don’t land upon my head or you or i might soon be dead

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The Five Senses

How well do you know the five senses? How do they shape your reality? Does cilantro taste like one of the most delightful herbs ever, or does it taste like soap to you? For about twenty percent of humans, cilantro … Continue reading

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sandpipers

some people seem like sandpipers chasing the waves out to sea with their flock flowing like the trailing edge of the waves themselves skittering back to shore chased by the waves living their lives with the ebb and tide pecking … Continue reading

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fabric of space

they wore the black of night they were dressed in the blackness of space within the firmament of their clothing the stars burned within the black precious gems of fusion fyre breathing forth blessings and burning like cosmic rhinestones bright … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2017

Happy 2457754.5 ≤ t < 2458119.5!!! (i.e. Happy New Year 2017! (for the Gregorians)) With hopes that you have a healthful, happy, prosperous, productive, plentiful, bountiful, blessed, splendiferous, scrumdidliumptuous, super spectacular next orbit (year) ahead! (NB: See http://www.nr.com/julian.html for a converter, … Continue reading

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