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
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!
To celebrate the release of Lucid Lines 3; Rolling Down, on Kindle, I have made it FREE! Hurry and get yours today, Saturday, January 8, 2022, or tomorrow, the 9th! Here is the link for anyone in the US. I will be getting all the links posted on my site shortly, so if you are in a different country, please go to my Published Works … Continue reading Free eBook! 1/8-1/9
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
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!