Who is J Poet?
J #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

This is an amazing young poet I came across a while back. I have no idea what has become of him since he made this video several years ago. If you know him or about him let me know in the comments. In the mean time listen to this amazing spoken word video.   Click here […]

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H is for Hunger
H #AtoZChallenge EclecticEvelyn.com

Squalor and Hunger are not twin evils Poverty and filth do not cohabitate Your domicile is not always your home The government controls your life But does not care for your body Hunger breeds resistance Hunger makes a pacifist murder Hunger makes a mother steal   Random words do not flow As easily when you […]

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Coat Conscious
Coat Conscious EclecticEvelyn.com

Coat of arms Coated tongue Raincoat prophylactic protects against more than rain Winter coat Hand me down coat coat of many colors Appalachian poverty turned into a Christmas Special entertainment for the masses Old coat torn coat Coat stuffed with newspapers protection against the cold on a New York sidewalk No coat Coated tongue no […]

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Keeping Neighbors Warm with a #Scrapgan
Keeping Your neighbors Warm with #Scrapgan EclecticEvelyn.com

  As the weather turns colder there is nothing I like more than curling up with a nice warm crochet project, a cup of cocoa, and a good movie.  As a matter of fact since I stopped smoking a few years ago, I have become obsessed with crocheting.  It gives me something for my hands […]

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The Riverside Speech
The Riverside Speech EclecticEvelyn.com

There could be no greater writing prompt on January 15th then leadership.  January 15th is the birthday of a great leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Much has been said and written about Dr. King and I am sure that anyone who reads this is aware of his famous speech “I have a Dream” that […]

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In America
In America http://amzn.to/1MZVJBj

The first movie title that came to mind is In America. It is one of my families favorite and most people have never heard of.  It is the story of a family from Ireland that come to New York to try and make a life. It is a very powerful movie that will break your […]

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Stick and Stay #SoCS
Stick and Stay EclecticEvelyn.com

The prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday this week is “stick”. Stick hum…the first thing that comes to mind is a friend of mine, Willie Baptist, always says” You have to stick and stay” meaning you can’t just show up when things affect you. You have to be there for the long hall. He is […]

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