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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, September 4, 2014

when I am gone.

my writing has changed
like this body
and my mind.

I am a formula,
the evolution of
a work in progress

these memories of
birds, hands, skies
a field of grass.

the high plains are
vacant and impartial,
giant rock backdrops.

9.4.2014 heather brager