Richard Betts

Rookie (December 8,1964 / Philadelphia, PA)

Biography of Richard Betts

Born on December 8,1964, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Richard Betts, was raised in the Mayfair/Tacony section of northeast Philadelphia.

In December 1986, he earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) .

Richard Betts's Works:

Duality: Poems
The Poetry of Richard Betts, Jr.

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Flowers

People we love are a lot like flowers,
And we are the gardeners who reside.
We get to choose which flowers
Are the centerpieces of our lives.

Some blossoms bloom,
But are quickly taken away.
Other flowers flourish,
And are fortunate enough to stay.

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