Our money isn’t our money

#napowrimo 2017 day 2, 3 days late Someone’s been spending    our money in Miami   but our money isn’t our money when giving or receiving      reassurance is annoying   repeated questions with known answers:   the basil plant never thrived but doesn’t die   survives as near death plus new leaves on mostly brown stems and I am stumped Read More …

nothing’s too numerous / no one needs this poem

#napowrimo 2017 day 1, 4 days late Of destiny or responsibility   no one needs this poem    not here to help   make nothing measurably better   we know measurement is better when bunk but O! successful grant proposals   requests for venture capital        I am stumped   by warbler identification hospital lobbies   time passing and other things too numerous Read More …

April 14th: Reading at the Baltimore Poetry Library at The University of Baltimore

The Baltimore Poetry Library at The University of Baltimore is happy to announce the inauguration of the Carol Peirce Memorial Poetry & Performance Series. On April 15, we host an incredible night of readings by five women who have, in one way or another, challenged the traditional constraints and subjects of lyric poetry. The evening Read More …