Hour 24 Five Final Thoughts

Stardust brought you into my life on a warm September day. Hope was the future I’d see and speak to you again. Cheese was Italian food, I tasted, bought, and loved because of you. Shoes walked me and put me inside my car to drive…

I am enjoying writing my poetry.

It’s been a while since writing poetry. Oh when we were sheltered in place. I wrote almost everyday. Now, I got things to do people to see and places to go. So, when I became aware of the poetry marathon. I challenged myself to sit…

A Late ‘Hello’

Hi everyone! I’m very pleased to be participating in my third full Poetry Marathon! I fell in love with this concept as soon as I heard of it in 2017 and excitedly joined just a few weeks before the launch date. I missed the 2019…

2022 Marathon Poets!

Aloha 2022 Poetry Marathon Poets! Wow! I have waited all year for this (I say this every year), but this year it seems the need to crawl into our writing space together is stronger than any other year. I am blessed and humbled to be…

Hi everyone

I am so pumped to be a part of this event again this year. I did the half last year and i had a blast, so this year I’m going for the full 24. I can’t wait to meet everyone. Kudos to the organisers for…

A title eludes me

Kids, Army, not in that order. College at 20, 24, 28 and 40. Art, pottery, painting, poetry. English degree first; Social worker last – childhood and my marriage fed that well. Trauma therapist now – childhood and the marriage fed that well also.  I discovered…

Testimonial for 2021 Poetry Marathon

Thank you Caitlin and Jacob for pulling us through another Poetry Marathon! It was one of my least stressful marathons i attended despite a very stressful health situation of my son that creeped up a day before the marathon. I guess, the fact that i…

Trashing all my poems

Dear Caitlin, Jacob and the amazing bunch of spirited writers at the table, I am deleting all my poetry posts from the poetry full marathon 2020. i hovered over the trash button indecisively for three days, till i had the confidence of letting my poems…

Preventing Disaster

Your innate ability to perceive tomorrow and clearly predict it So that friends and family are guided and led aright Often times this has led you to the summit It is a gift.   Once, you have averted a plane crash that would have erased…

Hope

People are different all the time and I hope you are better than most of them Love them Massage them Pamper them Calm them They are not satisfied and they treat you as footmat Understanding people is a difficult game to master and since I…

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