Author: Kristen Green

poem about social issues 0

The Man

Poem The most heartbreaking thing I saw today Was a homeless man in Union Square with a sign that read HOMELESS VETERAN 82 Please help any work I’m a plumber Please need old clothes...

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On Safety

Somehow after diving in and swimming to the center Held there in suspense of everything I never felt freer than when my feet couldn’t touch the Earth and Suddenly the air in my lungs...

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Known and Unknown Birds

I’d describe falling in love with you as though you’ve heard about Birds called Morning Doves your whole life Only to learn they’re truly known as Mourning Doves A secret poignancy and beauty and...

silence poem 0

Between Two

Poem   To think of the disparity between what we feel and what we tell Each other you would almost think at times the other didn’t Deign to say anything at all with everything...

dream life poem 0

What Once Was Ours

Poem   I still think of us as the proprietors of the Poe House up North In the field surrounded by traffic circles and public park Except our one corner with the tall grass...