she had hesitated and wept
but she made up her mind
she had chosen her position
she had positioned her hopeless options
so inside of the boundaries
within the shaky walls, stacked against
she had decided what was best
Then she fucking changed her mind.
- "Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard." Anne Sexton Heather Brager is a critically acclaimed juggler of calamity, an accomplished procrastinator, and shuffler of idioms. Her poetry and drawings can be found in various digital and print journals around the globe, and on the web. She currently resides in New England and prefers the precipice of where the Atlantic meets the sand to the official looking office where she spends most of her time.