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J. M. DeSantis

A Bit of Ghoulish Poetry

In light of my blog post two weeks ago about my afternoon stroll through a graveyard with my girlfriend (which you can read here), I thought I’d share a humourous poem about death I’d been working on, on-and-off, for a couple of months. It was a bit experimental. I held myself to the strict rules that each line had to be seven syllables and always a question (given, some of the questions fit the term loosely). And then, of course, I like to rhyme (even if it’s not the fashionable way to write poetry in the Modern Age). I don’t write poetry very often, and I think I’m a decent poet at best, but I do love a good poem, when it’s well written. I hope you enjoy this one. I’ll be sure to upload it to the writing section posthaste. Read more… ›

J. M. DeSantis

Happy New Year 2013!

Wishing you all a happy, healthy and successful 2013!

J. M. DeSantis

Happy Birthday Jimi Hendrix!

It’s Jimi Hendrix’s birthday! For those Jimi fans out there, you can check out a painting I did of the musician a few years ago, in the miscellaneous section of my website: