Category: Poetry

Wednesday Words: You Made Me by Amanda MacDonald
May 9, 2018 Poetry,Storytime Kat Avila

Today’s poem is You Made Me by Amanda MacDonald. Amanda MacDonald lives in Alberta, Canada, enjoying the prairie life.  She shares her home with her husband of 10 years, her son and her many pets that keep her on her toes. As a teen she always enjoyed writing poetry to help her express herself and get her
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Wednesday Words: His Masterpiece by Kimberlee Schmitz
May 2, 2018 Poetry,Storytime Kat Avila

From time to time, one of us will come across something on Facebook and fall in love with it. This guest post is one such example. This poet is a Starving Poets poet of the week, Kimberlee Schmitz. Today’s entry is one of her works of poetry. Kimberlee Schmitz is a new poetess from Westchester, New York.
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Wednesday Words: Imaginarium by Eric Keizer
April 25, 2018 Poetry,Storytime Kat Avila

From time to time, one of us will come across something on Facebook and fall in love with it. This guest post is one such example. Today’s poet is one of our own, Professor Eric Keizer, our  Teacher Tales columnist here. He writes a lot of poetry and has actually put two books of poetry together
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Wednesday Words: Where Is Story by Jason Leach
February 7, 2018 Poetry,Storytime Kat Avila

From time to time, one of us will come across something on Facebook and fall in love with it. Today’s post is one such example. Meet Jason Leach, author of this sweet poem about writing, stories, and authorship. Jason A. Leach, born and raised in Georgia, currently keeping his dreams pointed in the direction of
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Wednesday Words: Subway by Eric Keizer
January 31, 2018 Poetry,Storytime Kat Avila

Subway ©June 2017 Eric Keizer Electric worm, Inwardly I smile, but only Deep inside, otherwise, They wonder if you’re crazy/dangerous. Next stop, North Ave. Gingerly I step inside, Doors slam and suddenly, Acrid, stale, “air conditioning” Weakly cycles, But damn, It’s hot. There’s sour sweat, sour beer, lingering vomit Cologne and perfume Disinfectant. Next stop,
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