Project Type: Poems

  • Strength

    They call me weak whenIn the midst of anger,I cry. I think them weak when they don’t. Anger is such an ugly emotion.Doesn’t it deserve your tears?

  • Red Hats

    A poem about the current political climate.

  • They ask why

    Why do you care about racism? You’re white. they say Why are¬†you bothered by antisemitism? You’re not a Jew. they ask Why do you speak up for the immigrants, the minorities, the poor? You’re a citizen, you’ve not known hate, you’ve not known need. they ponder I am not straight; I know what hate feels…

  • A Poem for Maggie on her Wedding Day

    Falling in love isn’t a thing that happens once. Instead, it is a constant act of falling and catching and being caught. There will be dark times. You will be certain that you can never forgive or be forgiven. But you will open your arms anyway, because you cannot do otherwise, (even certain that you…