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Joe Love is an artist, a musician, and a poet and teaches writing and literature in St. Louis on both sides of the arch. His work has appeared in or is forthcoming from The Oddville Press, Crack the Spine, Bangalore Review, From the Depths, Drunk Monkeys, Bellowing Ark, and other journals.
The following work is Copyright © 2014, and owned by Joe Love and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
The Jaded Sparrow
A little sparrow told me he was bored.
I asked him if life had always been this way for
Once upon a time there was food in abundance
In Search of a Lost Cat
We looked everywhere for the cat
We looked in the pantry where the dry food hides
We looked where we looked when we first began looking
My name is Heather Awad, I live in Endicott, which is in Upstate NY. I have been writing poetry for a long time but just now wanting to submit my work for publishing. My poem Burdened was recently chosen as poem of the week on Oz Poetic Society’s website, to be published in the next few weeks.
The following work is Copyright © 2014, and owned by Heather Awad and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
Getting it Right
I didn’t know
I remember waiting