In Color, a poem of the atypical

She doesn’t know what she wants to be named, only that the tea-stained name she’s heard over decades of being talked at doesn’t fit. She’s a survivor but her feelings get purple sometimes. She sees in color what others only hear. Words are rainbow realities. And she’s confused for a moment when In a casual conversation They say “now you understand” Because she understood before. … Continue reading In Color, a poem of the atypical

Free Poetry eBook! Share the Love!

THANK YOU! I am so appreciative of all the support I’ve received while publishing the inclusive compilation, “Their Love, A Poetry Refuge”! You can pick up the #Kindle eBook free this weekend (Saturday, February 19, 2022, 12:00 AM PST to Sunday, February 20, 2022, 11:59 PM PST)! I will put the international links below, or you can find […] Free Poetry eBook! Share the Love! Continue reading Free Poetry eBook! Share the Love!

The Last Holiday, A Rhyme

Violet and gold, Green and gray, There never was another way. Blue and black, Candy apple red, I won’t forget what was said. Strawberry tarts, Pumpkin pie, A grain of truth in every lie. Cherry danish, Lemon meringue, I won’t be coming here again. Orange and peach, Nectarine and grape, I don’t think it’s a mistake. Cantaloupe, And honeydew, I’ll be better off without you. … Continue reading The Last Holiday, A Rhyme

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Get Your Poetry Published in “Their Love,” a Gender-Neutral Compilation!

Check out the Poetry Compilation Contest Page for more information about this contest. Rules are minimal, participation is free, and you can enter up to three different poems – even if you have previously submitted or published them. Submissions must be received by December 15th so there is time to choose, compile, format, and publish the eBook and Paperback on Amazon. The book will become … Continue reading Get Your Poetry Published in “Their Love,” a Gender-Neutral Compilation!