Category Archives: Poetry

a thousand years

Originally posted on House of Heart:
Cover the sky with your hand. The summit of your palm is the moon. Your fingers are  streams of stardust sweeping through an  ancient dune or  the slender branches of forked trees. Glide them…

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I’ve kept them under my pillow For they are fragile things Vaporizing if not tended to They long for the morning’s light As you take each dream gently in hand Treat them with care Let their wings unfold take shape … Continue reading

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WOW Women on Writing Post

The wonderful website WOW Women on Writing has been gracious enough to publish one of my pieces about writing.  Why I write poetry specifically. This site is an amazing resource for anyone that writes, not just women.  Take a moment … Continue reading

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Printed Publication By Z Publishing

I am delighted and honored to have one of my poems featured in this beautiful book from Z Publishing!  This particular book features poets from the state of Texas!  If you would like to get a little peek at the … Continue reading

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Skirmish of Sins (Revisited)

I’ve battled Satan. He has invaded my slumber and pursued my days. With yesterday still ringing in my ears, I’m bruised.  Not beaten. Never beaten. Sinner or saint? Who should judge?  I’ve slain today’s temptations. Tomorrow. Tomorrow yields yet another … Continue reading

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Bridge over troubled nights — Jane Dougherty Writes

REBLOG: Don’t miss Jane’s Beautiful poem!! The Oracle gave me a double puente, which the French would call a viaduct. Heat crushes me, hot winds lick my skin with coarse tongue, ripping splinters from a rainless sky, water, dust-dry as … Continue reading

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#Writephoto ~ Aflame — anita dawes and jaye marie

REBLOG: Thursday photo prompt: Aflame #writephoto For visually challenged writers, the image shows an empty landscape beneath a blue sky. Darkness gathers above the horizon and between land and cloud, the sky is aflame… Aflame Below dark, moody clouds The … Continue reading

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