Poetry Day: Dust & Memories

Dust & Memories In this lonesome attic space years rise up from their resting place All these photographs...the vivid memories Bring me down onto my grieving knees Letters writ in other's and my mother's hand And here's what used to be a wedding band A bit of lace, a lover's face A record album worn …

We Are All Beacons of Light

Today, there were seven of us at the Lansing Country Club. The distance from a country club to the little table in a kitchen where a family doesn’t have enough to feed everyone is about a million miles. But here we were, being honored with the Food Bank Council of Michigan’s Beacon of Light Award …

NaPoWriMo Poem #29: That’s Ever Been

Poem #29 of 30 That's Ever BeenWhen he says My God, you're beautiful Believe it Believe it Believe it Like a radio wave Continuing out into the universe forever- So are the moments when You come to know yourself Through someone else's eyes Believe it Even when you cannot reconcile That love flushed observation With …