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280 Dog Years


The Holy Grail Press is dedicated to promoting work that standard publishers... you know, those with standards, might be reluctant to publish, which pretty much leaves poetry.  And let's face it:  No one publishes poetry.  So in the end, we’re left with a lot of free time.



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May 27, 2022

wonk:  (noun)  often used derogatorily, a person who takes a particularly specialized interest in the minute details of a field of study, especially with politics.  You want to know about the influence of Russian immigrants on the passage of the infrastructure bill?  Then just ask Bill, he's our resident wonk.


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Friday, August 28, 2015


I've taken pictures
of everything I own.
It's so easy.
I use my telephone.

I've taken pictures
of everything I've ate,
and I make a note,
if it were good or great.

I've taken pictures
of everywhere I've been,
careful to catalogue
with whom and when.

I've taken pictures
of everyone I've ever met.
I have a list,
so I won't forget.

But every once in a while... I wonder
just what I've been taking these pictures for,
and how much differently life might've been
had I taken less pictures
and lived just a little bit more.

3:12 pm pdt 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

George A. Romero's 1968 classic movie, Night of the Living Dead, is arguably the grandfather of all zombie movies.  However, not once in the movie do they ever use the word "zombie."  
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