Two friends

Different as night and day, Same age, One had more stable home in youth, One Wisconsin girl, Tother Iowan, not a farm girl, One never knew want, This one never understood my struggle with goverment free, Wisconsin girl knows all ends of goverment free, Both friends, Both loved, Both straight, Both mothers gay sons, NeitherContinue reading “Two friends”

An old friend

A Wisconsinite, Lover of Virginia, Wrote me today twice, Been long time, Sounds the same, Minister, Retired Luther College Professor, More a friend then help, In her absence I have matured, Became , A person still not perfect, Still innocent of Elder Abuse, Still empathic, Still bewildered, Still alone poet, Working hard for a betterContinue reading “An old friend”

Lesbian poets not so tough

Remember that song? Are you tough enough, Refrain same as first line, No, Through with love, Always enter all relationships knowing end is near, Door might be open, Her hand in mine, Sweet words spoken, Her dream round like mine, Alone I stand one poet, Artist, Lesbian, We are not different from you, Our sexContinue reading “Lesbian poets not so tough”