Acceptance

And you’re still gone now that we’ve turned Our eyes and tears and look ahead To birthdays, movies, money earned And spent… but you are dead. — Juleigh Howard-Hobson Juleigh Howard-Hobson’s poetry has appeared in Poemeleon, Trinacria, The Lyric, The New…

The Visitor

Discomfort marked Charlene’s visits to Mrs. Harley; her need to change this bitter, forgotten woman approaching her death sent Charlene adrift, thinking after that one passage about Good Works requiring suffering. She’ll ask Father when they regroup. Mrs. Harley reached…