Friend and fellow poet, Kelly Belmonte, adds some zest to our busy social-distancing schedules with a few poems from her wonderful blog, allninemuses. Thanks, Kelly, and keep up the good words!
What good does a poem do?
The fragility of quiet work,
nature versus the nurture
of a few famous words
forgotten once this crisis passes.
My floating anxiety is a family
of spiders on the smooth surface
of a slippery lake. Too bad
I don’t like spiders.
~ Kelly Belmonte
We said we’d always do it then,
when life didn’t push so hard
and time was a friend we still called an enemy.
We told ourselves that responsibilities
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