I thought I would share two posts here because some of the content is totally different from each other. I received word yesterday that a poem I had submitted for consideration for publication in an anthology had been published!
Here are the links if you’d like to take a look. The first one explains why I wrote the poem. The second one shares a video that is relevant to my poem in a different way.
Please click on Published in the link above if you’d like to read the first one. Then click on the triangular video arrow if you wish to see the other one.
I am so sorry, but for some reason, WordPress isn’t letting the two links display correctly online, hence my instruction above.
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I thought I’d use this video of us walking up Grandsire behind our Bed and Breakfast in the Lake District National Park to introduce Burgundy Balloon, a literary magazine, which has published one of my poems in their first anthology. If you’d like to take a look on . . www.burgundyballoon.files.wordpress.com/2020/06/burgundy-balloon-issue-no.1-2.pdf . . you can read my poem, “SOARING HOME”, there under the authorship of Janz Duncan. . . My thanks to Burgundy Balloon for choosing my poem for inclusion in their journal! . . I chose this video of us walking uphill before gaining the prize of panoramic views because it reminds me of how we sometimes have to struggle uphill in life before achieving our goals or reaching our destination. It’s like soaring home! . . . #poetry #poetrycommunity #poemsofinstagram #poemoftheday #poem #poetryislife #wheretofindme #blenheimlodge #blenheimlodgebowness #blenheimlodgelakedistrict #blenheimlodgeguesthouse #lakedistrict #nationalpark #naturephotography #videogram #viewfromthetop #views #burgundyballoonmag #stayandwander #naturegram #landscape_captures #videooftheday #sunsethunter #pictureperfect #countryside #rural_landscapes #country_features
I hope that you will enjoy reading both of them.
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