Sunday, May 26, 2019

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

Because Aging, Because Heartache

Because Aging, Because Heartache   By Sarah B. Sullivan   I listen because bad teeth make it harder to talk, because overmedication, even if it is the right medication, makes...

January, 2010 – The Parrot-Ox

Winner of the Goodreads December 2009 Poetry Contest         The Parrot-Ox     The parrot-ox is clearly confused, as evidently so were his parents.   Being both heavy and light, he can neither fly nor root, which...

April, 2009 – Untitled Poem #19

Untitled Poem #19 I am thankful for all that I have and for everything that I lost I am grateful for each precious gift I am thankful for my happiness and...

March, 2015 – Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes.

Aging

By John F. Rifenberg           My mind lives this fabulous life; it’s full of...

I am from Wanting and Having

I Am From Wanting and Having Sarah Sullivan By Sarah B. Sullivan

September, 2010 – Postcards

Postcards   By Margaret Atwood I'm thinking about you. What else can I say? The palm trees on the reverse are a delusion; so is the pink sand. What we...

September, 2014 – Ode to Eau Palm Beach

Eau Palm Beach Oh Palm Beach

The Conflict, A Veteran’s Day Poem

The Conflict A Veteran's Day Poem By John F. Rifenberg A baby cries in the night longing to hear his mother’s heart beating as she holds him...

March, 2010 – What of the Life You Supposed?

What of the Life You Supposed?   By David Plumb   The moon comes up to remind you of timeless journeys giant leaps, promises of more a screen door in Albuquerque the motel...