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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. 

Thursday, May 1, 2014


above the clamor
of our meager existence
there is a resonance
stretching to be heard

with damp restlessness,  it
writhes in the space
above where we live

in a shabby blue townhouse
where we park our rattling cars
and trip over shoes
left in the entryway

© 5.1.2014 heather brager