“Triolet for Eric” by Ruth E. Foley

Ruth E. Foley TRIOLET FOR ERIC After awhile, we gathered in the rain. When someone dug his hole, we let him down, then quieted. Cold words cannot explain— after awhile, we gathered in the rain and scrubbed our consciences. There … Continue reading

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“The Road” by Teresa Mei Chuc

Teresa Mei Chuc THE ROAD I say my children are like lightning bugs. I see how they glow in the dark. Sometimes, it is the only light I see. —from Rattle #41, Fall 2013 Tribute to Single Parent Poets [download … Continue reading

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