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Welcome to melodically challenged . Our weekly radio show plays the best in contemporary poetry, traditional and avant-garde poetry, and alternative music revolving around a theme. melodically challenged : where yesterday's poetry comes alive and today's poetry rocks!

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Old MacDonald had a farm…and it was so good there’s a song about it! So it’s no surprise there are poems about them too. This week on melodically c...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Charles Bukowski said, “We are like roses that have never bothered to bloom when we should have bloomed and it is as if the sun has become disguste...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:01
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Gertrude Stein called repetition “the lesson that history teaches.” Coming up on melodically challenged it’s “Play It Again,” and every poem will f...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:02
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Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, so you’ll have to keep checking your radio during this week’s melodically challenged when we bring you an hour o...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:01
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Abdullah Ibrahim said, “They took away time, and they gave us the clock.” And that’s what this week’s melodically challenged is all about: clocks a...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Welcome to this week’s edition of melodically challenged! We invite you to join the crowd, because we’ll be working the crowd in an hour of poetry ...

  • Added: Jan 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:01
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John F. Kennedy said, “Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” Well, that won’t ...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:05:00
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Saint Augustine said, “the world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” Welcome to another edition of melodically challenged whe...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 02:05:03
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Funeral director and poet Thomas Lynch once said, “A good funeral gets the dead where they need to go and the living where they need to be.” Dearly...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 02:05:00
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Our solar system consists of a star we call the Sun, the planets Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. Yes, I s...

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  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 02:05:02
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“Welcome to another edition of melodically challenged. This week’s show is all about small towns: the towns that are our homes, or the towns we dr...

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  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 02:05:10
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Benjamin Franklin said, “Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise,” but James Thurber said, “Early to rise and early to...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:05:00
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Welcome to a special edition of melodically challenged, when we will present the poetry of Nguyen Phan Que Mai from the book The Secret of Hoa Sen...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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On a nice, sunny afternoon, there's no better place to be than at the park. Welcome to melodically challenged, where this week’s show has poems and...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:01
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Shakti Gawain said, “The people we are in relationships with are always a mirror, reflecting our own beliefs, and simultaneously we are mirrors, re...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00
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According to the Dalai Lama, “We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.” Welcome to melodically challenged. ...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00
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“I don’t like jail, Charles Bukowski said, “they got the wrong kind of bars in there.” Welcome to melodically challenged where this week’s show tak...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:01
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This week on melodically challenged we will devote our entire show to our medium: radio, which we hope is well done. You’ll hear poems by Leon Stok...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Dan Rather said, “Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn't block traffic.” Welcome to another edition of melodically challenged. Th...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00
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The color pink has been described in literature since ancient times from the poet Homer to the present day, but it wasn’t given the name “pink” unt...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00