Whatever it is you’re doing here is ok as long as you leave room for doubt to question change will shape who you are answers arise on their own Cover Image by Gwyn Henry Click here for more
What’s left — a soul exploded on stage hoping to save the sun For shit days, getting old in the face of lies, greed, war As love, a need to give, lift us up, deepens the sore The ulcer of the heart— (Get out before you’re used up, get out before you plan Or perhaps […]
Poetry Reading Host: Ken (Tsuga’s Owner) Open Mic follows feature. Saturday at 7 PM – 8:30 PM. Sign up for Open 6:45 or so. Join us for the Poetry Night series at the gallery (moved from the second to the third Saturday of the month for June only). Enjoy local poets and bring your own […]
I was walking around Green Lake last week and met Melanie Reed, the Green Lake Poet. Most sunny, summer afternoons, she sits at a table right near the old bath house and writes poems for anyone who wants one. She has topics to select or you can give her your own. I asked for one […]
May 27th 12:45 PM to 2:15 PM. PoetsWest features NW Poets Eugene Marckx, Terry Busch, Kevin O’Conner. Mount Lake Terrace Public Library Small meeting room. 23300 58th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043-4630. Host Rayn Roberts Open Mic!
What have you done, little grey wing Flown the dark Atlantic to Cordoba Heard the poetry of Lorca Stolen a song of some ruiseñor Returned with them swelling your breast? Again, to the moon’s full glow Accompanied by crickets, the songs Filter through the lemon tree. The mockingbird awakens me. THIS is what I MEAN!!!
Yoga class at the lake, she catches his eye An electric charge in the brain… Not the spring lilac, nor the plum in bloom Something more unnatural The odor of perfume, the beauty in surprise. Waves of the seasons ring the shore Spirit seeks a form, an afternoon union– They do not know what Causes their communion– […]