Archives for December 2019

Lillies

General/Column December 30, 2019

Geraniums and pansies once splashed color outside my parents’ front door. Now only crumbles of potting soil remain, frozen in…

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I Don’t Want to Write Any More Poems

General/Column December 30, 2019

Because they don’t do the important things,the things Life depends on, like cooking dinner or emptying the dishwasher. They won’t foldclothes…

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Bodily Histrionics: A Found Poem

General/Column December 30, 2019

These are the words for hysterectomyThe words for no more childrenThese are the words written on her bodyThese are the…

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Inflatable Wonderland

General/Column December 30, 2019

There’s a box to my leftthat looks like pool noodlesand cage fighting made a baby—it’s the box where my children…

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