Poetry Posts are a bi-monthly email of new poems by Phyllis Stowell with the intention of carrying on a poetic dialogue. Individuals who wish to respond are invited to send to me a quote, a lyrical paragraph or a poem of their own. If appropriate, I will post this response in the GUEST folder. If individuals prefer to write something personal not for the GUEST folder, I will respond by email. Posts will be archived for a limited period of time.

Why no tears?

October 4th, 2017|

Well Phyllis   why no tears? What miscue steadies you? What prompts you to catch each moment at the crest? You ride it   this great final wave a surfer loving the thrill On impulse you bought [...]

Hidden no more

October 4th, 2017|

Well Phyllis   why no tears? What miscue steadies you? What prompts you to catch each moment at the crest? You ride it   this great final wave a surfer loving the thrill On impulse you bought [...]

Paradise in Total Eclipse

August 16th, 2017|

July 11.1991 After the naming of flowers – Plumeria, Yellow Ginger, Ixora – the garden of lava and white coral scattered like bones fell short; you imagined it wrong. You had not counted on rats, [...]

PLENTITUDE

August 1st, 2017|

            An hour which knows plentitude of soul                               Gaston Bachelard   At the peak of [...]

JEALOUSY

June 24th, 2017|

What is jealousy but the curse of not being one's self   and sinking unknown into the quicksand of infinity

WAITING

June 2nd, 2017|

              Secrets of the Talking Jaguar               Martin Prechtel   The delivery was scheduled to arrive by the end of day Voices at [...]

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GOLDIE

A Door Open

The Gods of the Way

WALKING BACKWARDS

Zero – 1

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