"Emerging Writers, Serious Writers"


In a Hum~

3 YEARS AGO  |  Kelley White

"Winner of the Open Community Poetry Contest for the period Oct 31-Dec. 31, 2013. See commentary below."--ed.

Tweedle Dee Dee and Tweedle Dee Dum
One could sing, the other hum
One was smart and one was dumb
One was free and one was numb



6 MONTHS AGO  |  Raven

Birds that fly

Birds that die,


You’re all the same

Restless, rare ravens

They pierce the sky

On moonlit nights.


Crazed fears cry

Scared of dreams

You’re all insane

Except I.


The birds will fly

Before they die,


I ran miles

I'd never seen

My fall

In your eyes.





Fogtown: A Musical

7 YEARS AGO  |  Neil Donnelly

Again the dusk has filled this town with fog a sight I've grown accustomed to; odd shapes and silhouettes become dancers and these cracked calloused streets have become their stage. As they dance a bullfrog belches in the background a light wind ...


Fix It

8 MONTHS AGO  |  Lynn

Fix it. That's all I hear these days. Over the counter, scores of people stream in to get their shoes mended. I don't know how Pa does it. Nobody expected this small business enterprise to last, let alone become a household name in Singapore ---Mr Fi...


Interviews & Culture

Recent Interview with Michael Miller

5 YEARS AGO  |  Administrator

An Interview with Michael Miller, winner of the Open Community Poetry Contest, January-March, 2011

by John Winn

Staff Writer

Hennen's Observer

Known as michaelmiller.ic to contributors and visitors to the website hennensobserver.com, Michael Miller Jr. i...


Live Hula

2 YEARS AGO  |  wickedwahine_69

       Hula is a uniquely Hawaiian form of dance that has become known worldwide. Anywhere from hula portrayed by classic old movies to the intense Merrie Monarch Festival to the toy hula girl wiggling on a trucker’s das...