“6CRUMBS” is derived from an e.e.cummings poem, Little Effie’s Head — see page SIX for the complete poem.
I resurrected this site after being diagnosed with Gall Bladder Cancer (mid-August 2018) and embarking on a quest to become a super hero –after watching the Deadpool movie(s). Suggestions/recommendations welcome–name and/or costume.
This site is about pics and poems–the cancer seems to have brought their muse along. I’ve come full circle, combining pictures with poems–having done so in the 80’s. Most all the pics and poems on this site are mine. The site’s name sake pays homage to e.e. cummings and Little Effie–portion quoted below, full version in SIX tab.
Crumbs and Regrets
“i am the first crumb said
…and number two took up the song,
i’m called and did no wrong
cried the third crumb, i am
and this is my little sister
with our big brother who is
don’t punish us for we were good;
and the last crumb with some shame
whispered unto God, my name
is and with the others i’ve
been Effie who isn’t alive”
Regrets, I’ve had a few
But then again, too few to mention
I did what I had to do,
I saw it through without exemption
I planned each charted course…
…Better that than this:
I’ve traveled each and every highway; And more, much more than this, I did it my