Thursday, December 5, 2019

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

August, 2014 – Awake

Your mind drifts to her breathing

November, 2014 – Touched by an Angel

We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life.

December, 2013 – Christmas Miracle in the Ghetto

Peering at the radiating faces of happy families So much joy emanates from well-to-do children’s sparkling eyes

September, 2014 – Ode to Eau Palm Beach

Eau Palm Beach Oh Palm Beach

January, 2011 – Grateful

Grateful am I for the sight to see the beauty in the earth below and the sky above; Blessed am I to feel the rustling of wind blowing through my hair; Thankful am...

September, 2013 – What If?

This poem is dedicated to the life and times of Jason Koontz, 1971 - 2013, my little brother. He struggled with paranoid schizophrenia for the 2nd half of his life, for about 20 years. And "Safe & Sound" was his most recent favorite song.

February, 2015 – Ode to Being Five

I made a paper Valentine

April, 2011 – Catch the Moon

Catch the Moon By Lisa Loeb and Elizabeth Mitchell   Can you catch the moon And hold it in your hands Cause I can catch the moon And I do...

July, 2011 – Desiderada

Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence.

July, 2013 – As

Until the rainbow burns the stars out in the sky---ALWAYS Until the ocean covers every mountain high---ALWAYS Until the dolphin flies and parrots live at sea---ALWAYS Until we dream of life and life becomes a dream