Friday, October 19, 2012      5 comments

She was a mom to me. My mom died when I was young. My dad too. So the passing of Nancy has been very hard. I loved her deeply. I miss her now.... Read more
A poem by Janet Nutt
Thursday, October 18, 2012      2 comments

I saw you, and we embraced I leaned in and whispered I love you so very much You are precious to me We held on a moment longer As if we knew these moments Would be our last And then, You died Passed Moved on And I cried It h... Read more
Quietly - a poem by Janet Nutt
Friday, October 05, 2012      3 comments

Quietly I seep down Into the folds Of myself There I battle The underwater dragon Of my youth Holding my breath Urgency screams I've been under Too long This time Still, I won't give up I want the tip of his tail In... Read more
If - a poem by zowienut
Tuesday, October 11, 2011      1 comments

If I cry a thousand tears It will not quench the pain Of one traumatic Memory If I laugh for a year and a half It will not ease one layer of sadness That is wrapped tight around my heart If I Run a hundred miles It will no... Read more
Who am I? - a poem by zowienut
Tuesday, October 11, 2011      0 comments

Am I not Loved in the arms of the beloved? The question flits thru my existence Like a moth attracted to light Why is it that I choose to wear the shoes of lies? And tap out my existence over layers of shame Why is it that I turn m... Read more
Shiva - a poem by zowienut
Tuesday, October 11, 2011      1 comments

Come, Sit with me For A season of Shiva Is here Images of terror Cut across my lids Like grand mal seizures I am rendered helpless I convulse to their pulse Hold me tight For Their colors Flow thru my veins The antido... Read more
Passing - a poem by Zowienut
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      2 comments

Down, depressed, deflated No where near elated Sad, saddened, filled to the brim with sadness Drenched, Wrenched Wracked in Grief I want to weep softly, cry deeply, wail loudly I want to be moody, sarcastic and down rig... Read more
I want to be..... - a poem by zowienut
Tuesday, July 27, 2010      3 comments

I want to be the ocean you sail on To seek out your destiny I want to be the mist that rises from the lake Each morning you look out at me And ponder questions unknowingly I want to be the water you reach for On a hot summer day ... Read more
JFK November 22, 1963
Monday, July 19, 2010      0 comments

Warm Bright and sunny November 22 1963 With my black crayon I color within the lines A picture of the engine that could The Father of my country Journeys down a grassy knoll I hear shots ring out and see Him collapse in the ar... Read more
That Night..... January 14, 1975
Monday, July 19, 2010      1 comments

......Paul was sleeping in that king sized bed, when all of a sudden he jumped up and started yelling "purple spots......purple spots!" He ran down the stairs exclaiming loudly, words that made no sense. At the bottom of the stairs he finally ... Read more
I want to Love you - a poem by zowienut
Monday, July 19, 2010      0 comments

I want to love you in all its shapes and forms and colors I want to hold your hand And rub your feet I want to lay beside you in tall grass on a windy day And stare at the clouds as they pass by I want our kisses to be long and hard ... Read more
Doll whose hair is blue - a poem by zowienut
Monday, July 19, 2010      0 comments

My precious Doll with the pretty blue hair I fall asleep with you beside me All cozy and warm and Embraced by you Together we dream of far Away lands Full of milk and cookies Sun ray kisses and Marshmallow clouds With Grass between o... Read more
Friday, July 16, 2010      7 comments

Hi, My name is Janet. I have always written...mostly short stories or detailed memories. About three months ago I started going to a poetry therapy group. We write on Monday nights. Since then I have written 43 poems. Most of it very dark b... Read more
Morning Has Come - A poem by Zowienut
Friday, July 16, 2010      1 comments

Morning has come Swirled together Yellow and blue Drunk with laughter Sunshine violently strikes Like lightning in the night Its statement bold and true Its course precise A crack appears Within my heart And makes its way ... Read more

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