Thank you, Paul Lenzi… RIP dear friend — Night Owl Poetry – Dorinda Duclos

My time on WordPress has been sporadic lately and I went looking for Paul’s blog because I had not seen him in a while. I just found out about his passing today. So incredibly sad and such a huge loss to all he came into contact with.  Paul was always very kind and supportive of me.  His poetry was unconventional, often thought-provoking and often quite moving.  He was an incredible talent.  His passing has affected me more deeply than I thought possible, considering the fact that he was someone I had never met in person.  He will be greatly missed.  

For all who have not heard, the poetry community lost an incredible man yesterday. His son writes, “It is with deep regret that I have to announce the sudden passing of my father Paul Lenzi. He was the cornerstone of our family and will be missed dearly. He began this blog as an a creative […]

via Thank you, Paul Lenzi… RIP dear friend — Night Owl Poetry – Dorinda Duclos

About Penny Wilson Writes

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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10 Responses to Thank you, Paul Lenzi… RIP dear friend — Night Owl Poetry – Dorinda Duclos

  1. Paul was a great writer and an inspiration to me! As we contemplate on life and our loss of Paul I am happy to tell you that his family is working to keep his blog up for us all to continue to enjoy. I would urge any and all to go exploring in Paul’s archive!!!!
    xoxo

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    • I hope they are successful. There was much of Paul’s poetry I’ve not seen and he was such a prolific writer, there’s a lot of material there! He was a huge influence and inspiration to me as well. Thank you for the comment and the visit Chuck!

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  2. Thanks so much for sharing my post. I’m sure many are still not aware of his passing 🙁

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  3. rothpoetry says:

    What a surprise. So sad to lose this fine poet!

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  4. I am so sorry. I understand your grief, Penny. We need not meet people in person to mourn their passing.

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  5. 80smetalman says:

    A big loss, rest in peace Paul.

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