POET: Phil Kaye
PIECE: Beginning, Middle & End
TOPICS DISCUSSED:
Socialization
SUMMARY:
Everyone’s story had a beginning, a middle, and an end. Not always in that order. This poem, is the life-cycle of one boy.

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“We are all great stories, but not all written as chapter books.”

Phil Kaye looks at events on-time and off-time. These events range from childhood deviance to divorce. His refrain helps audiences find variance in an otherwise predictable life-cycle.

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Artist Comments

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