Tag Archives: female poets

Class of 2014

There are things. Things I should Do. But now, At this Moment, I choose to celebrate! Because tomorrow is just tomorrow, And Now Is All that matters. On December 11, 2014 this 52-year-old grandmother will receive her BA in Humanities! … Continue reading

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A Nightmare from Before Halloween

There is no rest dreams; His devoted servant Haunts me in darkness. I run and run and do not escape. The earth swallows me And spits me down into the belly of the demon Where his laughter rings; Where there … Continue reading

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Here’s Your Book……

Here’s your book, I’m giving it back. I lack the time required to read The pages….through……to the end. Every word created wonder. Then again, Obligation is of no importance In literature; You never felt the same. So, here’s your book.

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A Poem about Self Esteem

Worth does not show itself In sums or words carefully placed Upon a page It lurks in dark spaces Under the stove or behind a door Covered in the gummy filth Of forgotten dreams So sing lowly chambermaids with blackened … Continue reading

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