Category Archives: Poetry Readings

The Birthday Card

In September of 1977, for my 24th birthday, my old girlfriend, Linda gave me a handmade birthday card. The card dearly touched my heart. Now, over 40 years later, I still have it. The Birthday Card By Richard Mabey Jr. … Continue reading

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Reflections of My Days of Teaching

From July 23rd of 1998, an essay that I wrote for the Independent News. Reflections of My Days of Teaching By Richard Mabey Jr. In June of 1990, I was 36 years old. I was working in the public relations … Continue reading

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Remembering the Poetry Readings

Some of the members of the Creative Writers’ Circle of Northern New Jersey, at a poetry reading at a NJ bookstore. Remembering the Poetry Readings By Richard Mabey Jr. From 1995 till 1999, I had the distinct honor to serve … Continue reading

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