Monthly Archives: January 2014

On Teaching Seniors

I cut my dead body open           Everyone looks at what remains                      Today: I open to page 87 of Revolutionary Road my fingertips barely graze the text the words validate my steel-plated heart           “Being alone has nothing to do with … Continue reading

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Instead of killing herself, she bought flowers.

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Why I Love Poetry <3

It was through writing poetry that I came to know my own voice and really appreciate literature.  The poetic diction of Pablo Neruda, Ada Límon, Walt Whitman, Frank O’Hara and many more enabled me to see how such simple things … Continue reading

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