Margaret Alice

Rookie - 3 Points (The Crystal Age / Pretoria - South Africa)

Comments about Margaret Alice

  • Rookie Alice Mason (4/24/2012 2:24:00 PM)

    Margaret,
    Your poems are amazingly enchanting! Keep up

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  • Rookie a clown needs a circus (12/7/2008 1:48:00 PM)

    i like what you are writing, looks sincere, honest and with talent

  • Rookie Murtala Ramat (4/9/2008 4:57:00 AM)

    hi poets, good wishes to all.i am going to publish a bilingual poetry magazine named 'KABICAFE' (proposed) from Bangladesh.You r encouraged to send three of ur best short poems (not more than 12 lines) with a brief biography.I hope all the young poets would help me to fulfill my dream project by enriching my magazine.welcome to all & thanks a lot.murtala ramat, poet of Bangladesh.

  • Rookie - -1 Points Ivan Donn Carswell (2/5/2008 4:17:00 AM)

    Lil sis is Faerie Queen - beware, owls fly backwards, clocks speak and crocodiles serve tea. With great decorum. Margaret has earned her distinction. Enjoy! Regards, Ivan

  • Rookie Goldy Locks (10/18/2007 12:31:00 PM)

    rich with substance and insight and wisdom. Astute, energetic.

    keep on, Margaret.

    sjg -~-

  • Rookie S. A. S. (6/15/2007 6:52:00 PM)

    I like the energy of Margaret Alice's work. Her words are her own.

  • Bronze Star - 2,127 Points Kee Thampi (2/23/2007 12:34:00 AM)

    I really find a good poet engross with fugitive....she flourish war of words for less privileged working class. she is beyond all reach of my words

  • Rookie Gerhard Knight (1/25/2007 7:47:00 AM)

    I wonder if this is possible and if it is I also believe that your ego will be quite something to have! ! Something magnificent

Best Poem of Margaret Alice

'Find Such Fun 03/10/09

When things are going well, I forget man-
kind’s sufferings, but then we race through
the land in hubby’s big new car, eating junk
so that I grab the psalmbook to find refuge
against the arrows of allergic evil

Start reading Psalm 38 as rhymed in Afrikaans
by a Revisionist Commission in 1936 and find
such fun in the sufferings of a fellow allergy-
sufferer who seems to have a hangover also,
making me laugh, thus I feel better again!

The Psalm and Hymn Book published by the Dutch
Reformed Church,1958; Psalm 38 ...

Read the full of 'Find Such Fun 03/10/09

The Anonymous Soliloquy

I write
to unravel my mind
to clear the chambers of my conscience
to sing a song that won’t disturb those
who never want to listen
when I adore a tune and want to share
the emotion with a loved one –
who isn’t there

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