Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 4 (click title to see full poem)

First Six Months of Trump Presidency   “Horror” is the thing with a Twitter account “Horror” is the thing with a Twitter account – That lurches in White House mean – And tweets the world without brains – And never stops – at all –   And the latest – by White House staff – … Continue reading Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 4 (click title to see full poem)

Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 3

As a Mother of Two “Escape” is the thing in the wine glass –   “Escape” is the thing in the wine glass – That perches on the counter – And beckons me without words – And never stops – at all – And beckons me without words – And never stops – at all … Continue reading Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 3

Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 1 (click title to see full poem)

In High School Bemoaning a Ginormous Zit   “Forever” is the thing with height “Forever” is the thing with height That perches on my nose – And throbs in triumph – And never goes away – at all – And vilest – in the Mirror – is seen And worthless must be the creams That … Continue reading Modern-Day Emily Dickinson penning the “Hope” Poem at Different Stages in Her Life, Part 1 (click title to see full poem)