The Bard's Contrarian Bar

We are all told, “live your life to the fullest”;  I am here to do just that. The Bard's Contrarian Bard serves as a vessel to project my passions and clue in my loyal readers as to what inspires me in this crazy world. So, sit back, relax, and read on.

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New Poets Wednesday: Brian Cardrant

BRIAN CARDRANT IS A STUDENT AT POST UNIVERSITY IN WATERBERG, CONNECTICUT. HE IS ALSO A POLICE OFFICER AND A POET. IN HIS WORDS, “WRITING...

New Poets Wednesday: Kyrra Miller

Kyrra is a student at Post University located in Waterbury, Connecticut. The University offers classroom and online instruction. This...

New poets Wednesday: Priyanci Jain

My Floating Dream - By Priyanci Jain Very hard to realize But to be precise Once upon a time In the lands of wood I loved consulting...

Coming to your Kind Attentions

Good day, I am excited to announce the release of my third book, Coffee with the Bard: 2020 Blues on Tuesday, May 18th. I hope you can...

Remembering Zoe

For my daughters Amy Zoe and Brett One named after you and one whose heart was nearly broken when we nearly missed the train that took us...

New Poets Wednesday: Kathryn Wood

Kathryn Sharp Wood was raised near The Rivers of Appanoose County. After retirement she found she enjoyed playing with words that rhyme....

On the Que

Mirror Mirror I See You Whitey through the thin veneer of your cutting eyes And I explore the core of  your copious rage Rage that you...

New Poets Wednesday: Danielle Keen

Danielle Keen is an 18-year-old college sophomore attending Post University. She loves making all types of art, and is also interested in...

Rings

So you discern the age of a tree by counting it’s rings, right And before Botox, we measured the age of a human by its assortment of...

New Poets Wednesday: Angel Hoppe

As promised, here is our inaugural poem from our inaugural Poet, Angel Hoppe. Angel is an online student at Post University in Waterford,...

The aftermath

The Myth of Hidden Agenda We are not better than our dark behavior We are culpable in all regards On the other hand We are not worse...

What’s In a Name

Sweet Will Any language worth its salt has at least one alpha voice one great troubadour born to elevate the very essence of lives lived...

Pie In the Sky

from my new book of poems Coffee With the Bard: 2020 Blues My Dad passed on when I was very young. As you might expect, I was frightened...

Pay It Forward

By the Light By the light of this day may you find the best way to let go of the hurt and the hate By the light of this day don’t look...

 

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