AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Steven Ulmen, iBurton Pines, iHank LeGrand, iCharles Neff, iPaul Williams, iSam Penny, iBrian Hill, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Mary L Westcott

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Poetry
· Messages
· 17 Titles
· 12 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Mary L Westcott, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Master Stinky Dances
by P. G. Shriver

Master Stinky is hungry, but he smells bad. He's a stranger, too! Should the kittens share with a stranger? They don't think so. The kittens soon le..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Wild Summer
by Mary L Westcott
Sunday, December 29, 2013
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Mary L Westcott
•  Sad Golf Pantoum
•  Night
•  The Composition of Change
•  Costa Rica, Blue Spirit
•  Prayer for Letting Go
           >> View all 12

An exercise from a poetry class at Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY

Wild Summer

I swivel into wildness,
Have no quarrel with the speckled fawn.
The shaft of sunlight through the trees
Chases away my funk. I gather in a group
hug with poets, then we smudge our fingers
with símores and peanut butter and jelly,
gaze at the cerulean sea.
Sunlight splatters through the window
Of the cabin, the sultry air of July catapults
Me into summerís past. The branches reach
Up to touch the sky, and a lowly bumblebee buzzes
Below. I walk with Emily Dickinson
through the woods, hear the choir of birds
And rustle of leaves this Sunday. I remember when
My heart was open, before the story
of my life unfolded.

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Ronald Hull 1/2/2014
This brief taste of summer in the forest brought out vivid thoughts of earlier treks into nature and the natural beauty of your words on the subject.

Ron
Reviewed by Edward Phillips 12/29/2013
A great walk thru the woods, and what wonderful company!
Your words dazzle the senses...
Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  The Door
  2.  the wolf
  3.  Chicken Soup
  4.  Gonna Be A Flirt
  5.  Miss Understood
  6.  Dare I ?
  7.  I'm Not Alone
  8.  Labels
  9.  A Perfect Day
  10.  air-borne ashes

Metaphorically Speaking Mostly by Sharon Lockwood

Metaphorically Speaking Mostly is a book full of metaphoric poetry. Because poetry is an expression of our inner self, many will take away something different in the meaning for ma..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.