Friday, October 30, 2020

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

For Example

For Example By Adrienne Rich November 23, 1963 Sometimes you meet an old man whose fist isn't clenched blue-white. Someone like that old poet whose grained palm once travelled the bodies...

November, 2013 – Mourning Grace

If today I follow death, go down its trackless wastes,

You Want Inspiration

You Want Inspiration? "She called in her soul to come in and see." - Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God Call in your soul...

November, 2011 – To Autumn

O Autumn, laden with fruit, and stain'd With the blood of the grape, pass not, but sit Beneath my shady roof; there thou may'st rest,


Thankful By Denise Marsh Thankful Not just for a beautiful sky Or a sunny day When all we wanted to do was cry. Thankful is kind and unassuming He delivers his...

Eight Minutes Forty-Six Seconds

Eight Minutes Forty-Six Seconds Minute One. I can’t breathe, man. Please. The smoke of all twenty cigarettes in that pack Wouldn’t choke the same way as his knee. Non-violent,...

November, 2012 – On Beauty

Where shall you seek beauty, and how shall you find her unless she herself be your way and your guide?

Season of Light

Season of Light By Denise Marsh © 2019 Keep the light on The flaming torch... The fireplace ... Hold onto its warmth before it is gone. The gifts of the season... Your...