To Us – Author Glenda Higgins

 

Refugees from life

Well-read philosophers

With well-worn Nietzsche heels

On shoes smudged with dirt

 

Refugees from love

Meeting on a moonlit night

With well-worn hearts

Talking about our plight

 

With anger mixed in sadness

Chaos in the brain

With well-worn refrains

Needing to be spoken

 

Needing to be felt

On moonlit winter nights

In rooms of softened white

Again

 

© Glenda Higgins

Glenda Higgins

Excerpt from the book “Poetry in Motion”


Glenda Higgins

About the Author 

Glenda spent her early work in libraries – ten years in various positions, including cataloguing, which launched her on a favorite pastime of reading everything under the sun.

 Her start as a poet surprised her. She took a poetry-writing course. Two hundred poems wrote themselves in a furious manner, in two weeks.  This led to performing poetry in cafes and on the radio and about three hundred more poems.

Visit Author Page At: www.ctupublishinggroup.com/glenda-higgins.html



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  1. What well-developed and soulful inspired words Glenda has brought to her poetry! Truly an exceptional poem!

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