Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

May, 2013 – Doves

no one will ever know this about my life

August, 2014 – Awake

Your mind drifts to her breathing

September, 2014 – Ode to Eau Palm Beach

Eau Palm Beach Oh Palm Beach

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.

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...

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

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.

February, 2013 – Sonnet 18

Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?

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...