Jennifer Reeser

Jennifer Reeser has written four books of poetry, including Sonnets from the Dark Lady and Other Poems and The Lalaurie Horror.

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Poetry

Poetry

"Rolling from silver-blue, round powdered edges, outside to in, overshadowing hedges..."
Poetry

Poetry

MISSION TO TEXAS (Hurricane Harvey aftermath, 2017) The drone of drills amidst this constant clamor Of deconstruction — screw and power saw, Spoiled insulation piles the hue of straw Ripped out with force, by crowbar ...
Poetry

Poetry

DISASTER RELIEF Three cuts I’ve gotten from the box knife’s blade, and needlessly I wonder — will they heal? as we remove debris for those who stayed. My last guess in the word game ...
Poetry

Poetry

THE ‘F’ WORD My mother would withhold from me most news, Because my constant questions — like a plague Of locusts — flew at her, till she would lose Her patience, as I lost ...
Poetry

Poetry

FROM LACK OF LOVE, I WILL NOT EVER DIE . . . From lack of love, I will not ever die, so may the stingy, cold, and lordly rage imprisoned with pride inside ...
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Poetry

‘PREFERRING THESE BRIEF, TEMPERATE WINTER SESSIONS . . . ’ Preferring these brief, temperate winter sessions Beyond the dawn to any in the seasons, But realizing they will leave impressions, Not memories, for temperamental ...