Concise and striking. A new way to look at the stars.
Part four of the author’s Roots of Greatness, Wings of Light set about her grandparents (the other three parts are essays). This wildly imaginative poem reflects on her maternal grandfather’s spirituality and dignity.
Forgetfulness is “a pool of quicksand, without depth | Swirling in a rapid and ceaseless vortex.”
The poet explores the vulnerability of early morning.
A short poem about the anxiety and pressures of high school.
After a night in his car, the writer observes his surroundings and is observed in return.
A vibrant set of Haiku inspired by Van Gogh’s painting “Cafe Terrace at Night.”
Regret and degradation tear at the soul
An abstract evaluation of the masks we put on to be beautiful.
A contemplative response to the Vietnam War Memorial from the child of a war veteran.