“Thanksgiving Trifecta” by Gary R. Hess – A Holiday Poem

Turkey for ThanksgivingTHANKSGIVING TRIFECTA
by Gary R. Hess

Stuffing, turkey, and dinner rolls:
the glorious Thanksgiving trifecta,
bring happiness and fulfillment
into our mouths unto our souls.

These foods are but a metaphor
for all we have thankful:
our homes, our friends, our labors…
(and those which gave us favors) Continue Reading

“Tree” by Gary R. Hess – A Personification and Nature Poem

TREE
by Gary R. Hess

Dancing in the wind,
they shook their fingers
with movement made
by songs of peace
to remind them of
their moment
in nature’s breast
with serenity and joyfulness.
Their Spring paste
was escaping them.
widdled and shrunken
like a Senior’s hands–
time has left
their somber side. Continue Reading

Buy “Heaven’s Dishes” Now – Bright Dreams Journal Volume 9 Released

You can all breathe with ease. Bright Dreams Journal Volume 9 is now released.

From Amazon:

Gary R. Hess summons his inner Walt Whitman–if Whitman was funny–and displays to the world his love of food in a magnificent manner. Discover the taste of delicious culinary greatness like never before through these beautiful and humorous poems.

Depictions of dishes from burritos to strombolis will whet your appetite and make you hungry for more great poetry.

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