Category Archives: poetrynight

Feature at poetrynight September 21!

I am delighted to note that I will be the featured poet at poetrynight September 21st! Doors open and sign-up begins at 7:45 p.m. poetrynight A grateful “Thank you!” to the poetrynight Board. I don’t have a poetry chapbook or … Continue reading

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Untitled, for Nine

After an altar call Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney Cynthia Hurd Rev. Daniel Lee Simmons, Sr. DePayne Middleton-Doctor Ethel Lee Lance Myra Thompson Sharonda Coleman-Singleton Susie Jackson Tywanza Sanders Do you hear the poetry? Do you hear the music and love … Continue reading

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Stream of Consciousness

Piercing trill of some songbird, a second one answering. I can see my breath — it’s chilly, still early spring. Mary Oliver’s poem “The Dipper” is a superb poem. I’d love to see a dipper flying, then swimming the rush … Continue reading

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