After the race that never reaches an end, but abruptly stops just because (A poem)

I don’t know how I stumbled upon the horse-racing metaphor, but there it is… The dismount comes as a surprise you could be forgiven for not looking at just the right moment thinking you still had time to see it all Sometimes the horse is better off sitting out the race scars need time to [...]

Small poems about big things

Today’s prompt in The Daily Poet, by Kelli Russell Agodon and Martha Silano is to write a short poem about a big thing. Last year, I wrote about my self-doubt. This year, I addressed more universal concerns in a series of short poems. RACE It’s a social construct that has little to do with biology it doesn’t [...]