poetry, Strong Women

Chyrstos Poetry

My waking hours have been filled with poetry and tissues this last week. The cold germs found their way past the daily vitamin C I take and turned me into a sneezing, coughing, dry mouthed mess. Thank goodness for the poetry. Last week, two poets presented an opportunity which I took because I love poetry… Continue reading Chyrstos Poetry

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Braiding Words into Poems

It was at the AROHO retreat when words began to jam the inside of my head, seeking the way out, like never before. I wrote my first poem while I was in a workshop with Jillian Lauren , who taught "Writing on the Edge." Two days later I had two more poems. I thought in verse without… Continue reading Braiding Words into Poems