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"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. 

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

not an option.

centered is futile

left or down, hardly balanced

holding the fulcrum


palms leveled even

waiting for changes or heat

left holding the bag


moments owe nothing

earth is hardwired for time

we find fair again



© heather brager 2.16.2011

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