A Day in the Hospital – Part Two

A Day in the Hospital - Part Two
A Section of Wall Mural by Sam Flores

I cross from
12 to 12:30
down to L.A.
to the flatlands

to
eternal youth

or
perhaps

a snicker.

I am a file pulled as

a case

and these four walls

merge in a night of

fear,

lost in smoke…

Nicotine?

Who is at rest?

My Mother tapped

my skull

and my brain

spilt out

dendrites to

the nearest

star

wrenched from skin:

dissected.

RG (c) 2015

 

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A Day in the Hospital – Part 1-

A Day in the Hospital
A section of wall mural by Sam Flores on Haight Street in San Francisco.

Pieces

of me

dangle

above

newborn

eyes.

Legs jig

arms spin

but that

ball

of intellect

lies

that ball

of rage

cuts

this ball

of love

falls

and

bounces

away.

We are at root causes.

Scent of remembered

sweat:

through cracks

it drips,

Yet now–

…silence…


 

(c) Rob Goldstein 2015

A Day at the Hospital part 2

 

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Oh Yes I Did!

Tammy Mezera has published a new book of poetry.

Tammy Mezera

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Family and friends have been forever trying to get me to publish (because they love me) and so I now proudly introduce All In Unison, my first poetry collection available for purchase at CreateSpace. Some poems will be back on this site to showcase the book. And I have created the site Tammy Mezera Books for this new publishing venture that I’m still experimenting with. Now, I’m not really a floral kind of gal but while posing as an amateur photographer I captured some really great photos and had the flower pic readily on my computer for upload. It is bright and cheery nevertheless!

I’m very happy about this. Poetry is such a huge passion for me and now I get to leave that part of me with my children, family and friends in a special way. There is a poetic breathing taking place within the binds of…

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