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Touching the Sky contains 37 lovely poems by D. Wayne Dworsky. He has recited his original poetry all over New York. Some of his poems have appeared in literary magazines and poetry journals. Now, Touching the Sky, a collection of some of his most cherished poems, is available to the public, and at a very reasonable cost. Only $6.95, plus $2.00 shipping and handling.

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Mary Esterlyn White, mathematics teacher at Martin Luther King, Jr., High School in New York City was the very first person to buy Touching the Sky. She is at the top of the list any day. dwd

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Touching the Sky is here

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The concept of Touching the Sky does not have to be limited to achievement. We touch the sky in many other ways:

  • Every time we reach for hope
  • In our moments of despair we reach up
  • Whenever we strive for any success
  • Anything gained
  • Triumph

Touching the Sky will touch your heart. It will find voids to enlighten in your life. Touching the sky does all this and much more...It dares you to see the world from a new perspective, adding a fresh point of view of what we think we see.

Emotional Poetry

A poem for every mood, every emotion, every feeling, however subtle. Anger, hate, remorse, and fear are all captured in verse. Everyone can identify with those whims the author has created.

Topics Include:

  • Haiku's
  • Nature poems
  • Love poems
  • Poems that embrace death
  • Emotional poetry.
  • Really sad poems that touch the heart.
  • Controversial poems, featuring Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden.

Topics Originate from:

  • Gardening
  • Nature adventure
  • Hiking
  • Climbing
  • Flying adventure
  • Teaching
  • Inter-personal relationships

Here is a little taste of the verse:

Picturesque Poetry

From Presque Isle


Nearly what it ought to be
Not cut off from land
Creatures struggle in the marsh
Beset in shifting sand

The Tempest


I do not know the passion
That dwells within a fervent flame
Displaced by flagrant hecklers
Creative work must be to blame

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The Story in the Poem

Many of these poems in the collection tell a story. Don't miss Something Seized the Air That Day. This poem takes you on a wild ride; it delves deep into the reality of the Twin Tower disaster and captures every emotion, every fear and every detail as seen through the eyes of a poet. Love poems abound, including The Tempest, Temptation of the Tempest and The Tumultuous Tempest. (a sample of it is above) These will make you weep. And if laughter is what you're after, you'll love, Spoof on the Writing Life

Click on A Writer's World to have a laugh.

Now, a CD is available, The Teachers Always Write was released last year. The Teachers Always Write. It's a book of quips from the classroom, the airport and the subway. Look for both of them right here!

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