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Something From Nothing

04.26.13 Posted in today's words by

Marc Carver’s most recent poem to appear here was Noughts and Crosses (March 2013). Something From Nothing By Marc Carver I watch peopleas they become members of clubs.I watch as they ask others questions.As they spend time. They can’t sit stillthey have to do things.Go to work, go to the gymanything to stop them doinganything important in […]


Life’s Lyrics

04.25.13 Posted in today's words by

Sandy Patton’s most recent poem to appear here was Sunrise (March 2013). Life’s Lyrics By Sandy Patton Oh Music, my faithful friend, my museYou rock me when I’m in the moodTo dance with wild abandonYou take me back in timeTo croon with MarvinYou soothe my soulYou strum meLike LesPaulSweetMusic,Your lyricsSo familiarStir up memoriesTrue pivotal momentsDefining my pain […]


What the Women Wrote, 3

04.25.13 Posted in words to linger on by

This is the fourth in an ongoing series of poems by women living with cancer. The most recent poem of the series to appear here was What the Women Wrote, 2 (March 2013). What the Women Wrote, 3By the Women Who Know What I overheard is notthe way it really is.They talk, they mock,they banter, they blamejust […]


The Group

04.24.13 Posted in today's words by

Jeanette Gallagher’s most recent poem to appear here was Breath (March 2013). The Group By Jeanette Gallagher You were the reason I wanted to leave.You were the reason I stayed. Yours was the voice I wouldn’t hear,Then came to rely in, believe in. You were the grain of sandInside my shell, then the pearl, The inspiration for […]


Outside

04.23.13 Posted in today's words by

Laura Zucca-Scott’s most recent poem to appear here was Looking for a Shore (March 2013). Outside By Laura Zucca-Scott Outside my windowThe trees are kneeling to the windResentful and proudWhile scattered sparrowsBrave the storm The dusk announces the end of the dayYet, I sit frozenTelling myselfTo not run outside The wind will not taste like saltHere in […]