Poetry


Poetry for the People

Whenever a stranger asks me what my books are about, I cringe a little inside. I know what’s coming. I can see it in their…


If I Could Express It in Poetry

Even though I’ve been writing poems for over twenty years, I’ve never truly understood why poetry is the genre I love. The form isn’t popular…


Independence Day Poetry Prompts

Holidays often bring with them a wealth of memories and new experiences – perfect material to write about! Amidst your celebrations, try one of these…



Choosing Poetry

If I’d had a choice when I started writing, poetry would not have been my chosen genre.





Silence

This week’s poem is from HL Carpenter, a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their home in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their…