Vivian Blaxell

Tell Me Like You Mean It 6

Once, I was sitting in my therapist’s office, and she asked me the question ‘Why do you write poetry?’ It’s a very good question; one with many answers, half of which I couldn’t articulate here. I responded to her with something like, ‘It helps me to understand my internal environment.’

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The Mommy Sutra

My mother’s element, my mommy’s being, my mum’s poem was garden. She was a couple of port wine magnolia mulched and fed and reliable with enameled green leaves and swooning blossoms come spring. She was a bed of mignonette lettuce, …

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