Category Archives: Poetry

HOPE

Voices jabber around me like crows, spitting harsh, cold words. They battle over differences, snubbing those who are not the same. Invisible, I walk among them, whispering brotherhood. Lift one up, steady another. Silent, unseen, I plant compassion A spark … Continue reading

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GLASS SWAN

Our world is like a glass swan Beautiful and fragile It will take all of us working together to keep it whole End the hate End the violence    

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SPRING PEEPERS

Weroo, weroo, weroo Incessant sounds fill the air Weroo, weroo, weroo Bulging throats beckon Weroo, weroo, weroo Find me and I’m yours Weroo, weroo, weroo Your heart’s fulfillment lies with me Weroo, weroo, weroo Spring is here, spring is here

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AWAKENING

In winter’s icy grip Life begins Struggles for purpose Against all odds Triumphant

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Dragonfly Arts Magazine: Reflections on Life, Love, Trauma and Hope

Dragonfly Arts Magazine: Reflections on Life, Love, Trauma and Hope was recently published by Hope Works. Hope Works is dedicated to eliminating sexual and domestic violence in Howard County, Maryland. This insightful collection of poetry and art touches not only on … Continue reading

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Empty

Eyes Dark rimmed Moist Where is tomorrow Does it exist Do I There are no tears Only emptiness

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Fledgling

Little fledgling So smart, pretty Some feathers sprout later than others Each more brilliant than the last One by one you stretch your wings Testing the wind     With tears I watch Soon you’ll fly far away Return home … Continue reading

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