The constellation (a poem)

Attended a family constellation session yesterday. I was not the focus, but I was a participant. This poem reflects my experience… We stand close but we stand apart We are here together in this same space but afraid to speak heart-to-heart You are beside me she is behind me but I feel apart from it [...]

I didn’t expect (a poem)

The February 27th prompt in The Daily Poet, by Kelli Russell Agodon and Martha Silano, is to write an anaphoric poem—i.e., a poem in which each line begins with the same word or phrase. As it turned out, Kelli Russell Agodon and Martha Silano were the featured poets at the Redmond Association of Spokenword’s featured [...]