Ed’s Top Ten Favorite March Madness Poetry 2012 Poems: #5

We’re now just five days away from the start of March Madness Poetry 2013! (And I’m starting to freak out about it!)

Continuing my one-a-day posting of my Top Ten favorite poems from #MMPoetry 2012 … today we turn the volume down with Allan Wolf’s poem prompted by his 15-seed word “derelict” in the second

To Be Or Not To Be: That Is The Adventure

Five reasons why I am posting this video and link:

It involves poetry. It is insanely creative. It is insane. It perfectly embodies my four most deeply held values: Humor, Empathy, Logic, and Passion (HELP!) It proves that taking a unique approach to a project or problem can achieve amazing and unexpected results.

New Poem: Flag At Half-Mast

At my baseball poetry outpost, The Hardball Times, I just published a new concrete poem dedicated to Marvin Miller, legendary MLB Players Association leader who passed away on Tuesday, 11/27/2012, at age 95. The poem is called “Flag At Half-Mast”. Please click through to read it if you have a moment. Thank you. -Ed