Where the Mind Dwells: Contemplation


With a wonderful selection of poems written by some of today’s most talented amateur writers, each anthology contains poems that are funny, sad, religious, and profoundly unforgettable. Each publication encompasses a culturally diverse group of poets whose work has touched the hearts of readers far and wide. All publications are designed to capture the essence of today’s poetic genre. A complete index of poets and an International Standard Book Number unique to each edition are included.

Poems In This Collection

    • Color Poem

      PoetAmy Holford

        • Love Garden

          PoetLaura Bull

          • The Boy

            PoetAnthony Washko

            • Go D Has Sent Mr Againg From

              PoetBeatrice Varner

              • My Memories

                PoetEvelyn Heinz

                • The Beast

                  PoetMegan Jo Dorton

                  • Will I Know Him When He Comes?

                    PoetCharles McCubbins

                    • Snow in the Night

                      PoetCarrie Johnson-Christmas

                      • Earth Love

                        PoetMarilyn El-abidin

                        • Forgotten Hero

                          PoetChelsie West

                          • All in the Timing

                            PoetLilly Whiteswan

                            • Penitentiary

                              PoetEnriqueta Matus

                              • Together Alone

                                PoetKonstantin Petrenko

                                • Foggy Hollow

                                  PoetTaylor Coffman

                                  • Free

                                    PoetMargaret Leiterman

                                    • The Wings of a Blackbird

                                      PoetRichard Hughes

                                      • The Field Is Gone

                                        PoetMark Hutton

                                        • La Coeur (The Heart)

                                          PoetGloria Lee

                                          • Rose of July

                                            PoetYun Yi

                                            • Words with Messages

                                              PoetDavale Horn

                                              • More Than the Man of My Dreams

                                                PoetJennifer Freitas

                                                • Broken

                                                  PoetAmber Leet

                                                  • On Remembering Dreams

                                                    PoetElizabeth Derby

                                                    • Time vs. Life

                                                      PoetHolly Piittmann

                                                      • Racing Against the Sunset

                                                        PoetCameron Mitchell

                                                        • Dreams

                                                          PoetNicholas Marks

                                                          • Don't Leave Me Behind

                                                            PoetDeanna Souligny

                                                            • Ghost

                                                              PoetBarbara Degner

                                                              • I Heard The Wind Blow

                                                                PoetMaggie McMichael

                                                                • A Million Kisses

                                                                  PoetRandy Bollinger

                                                                  • Where You Are

                                                                    PoetCienna Knights

                                                                    • Joan of Arc

                                                                      PoetZachary Randle

                                                                        • What We Can't Say

                                                                          PoetRebekah Yoder

                                                                          • Gone

                                                                            PoetAshley Blankenship

                                                                            • For You, Mom

                                                                              PoetHanna Reynolds

                                                                              • Walking Turkey Creek Trail

                                                                                PoetRichard Marschall

                                                                                • I Am What I Am

                                                                                  PoetNicholas Sawtelle

                                                                                  • Addiction

                                                                                    PoetChelsea Helf

                                                                                    • The Island

                                                                                      PoetEmma Elder

                                                                                      • Watching the World Burn

                                                                                        PoetAutumn Price

                                                                                        • Dear God

                                                                                          PoetRobert Carnathan

                                                                                          • Ocean Song

                                                                                            PoetLisa Nichole

                                                                                            • Never Give Up!

                                                                                              PoetAlaska Hult

                                                                                              • Creatures

                                                                                                PoetNadia Oshish

                                                                                                • Earth's Poem

                                                                                                  PoetElissa Rubenstein

                                                                                                  • Lonely Tree

                                                                                                    PoetChristy Emery

                                                                                                    • I Dreamed I Was...

                                                                                                      PoetDiona LaPointe

                                                                                                      • Scatter Me

                                                                                                        PoetVicki Branch

                                                                                                        • Canvas of Your Heart

                                                                                                          PoetCailey Rohovit

                                                                                                          • Dark Within

                                                                                                            PoetKirsten Hower

                                                                                                            • The Masterpiece

                                                                                                              PoetKatie Marshall

                                                                                                              • Innocence Left Behind

                                                                                                                PoetJuanita Smith

                                                                                                                • Stuck

                                                                                                                  PoetSydney SeNay

                                                                                                                  • Him

                                                                                                                    PoetNoah Tabatsky

                                                                                                                    • Life

                                                                                                                      PoetLucas Sydlewski

                                                                                                                      • Fog

                                                                                                                        PoetAdrianna Leveston

                                                                                                                        • The Saddening Morning

                                                                                                                          PoetKatherine Kwilosz

                                                                                                                          • Love's Nature

                                                                                                                            PoetJack Driscoll

                                                                                                                            • Start Anew

                                                                                                                              PoetWanda Biggins

                                                                                                                              • One Red Rose

                                                                                                                                PoetWillie Bowden

                                                                                                                                • Beautiful Is What She Is

                                                                                                                                  PoetSavanna Kidd

                                                                                                                                  • Mirror Image?

                                                                                                                                    PoetLucy Hahn

                                                                                                                                    • Bless This America

                                                                                                                                      PoetFrederic Hunt

                                                                                                                                      • Broken Walls

                                                                                                                                        PoetKaitlyn Parks

                                                                                                                                        • Social Issues

                                                                                                                                          PoetZariah Matthews

                                                                                                                                          • Can You Remember?

                                                                                                                                            PoetDarlene Horzepa

                                                                                                                                            • Walk, My Love

                                                                                                                                              PoetMelissa Padron

                                                                                                                                              • You

                                                                                                                                                PoetWillow Dickerson

                                                                                                                                                • The Awakening

                                                                                                                                                  PoetJenifer Hoffman

                                                                                                                                                  • Lost

                                                                                                                                                    PoetKatelyn Nelson

                                                                                                                                                    • I Want to Be

                                                                                                                                                      PoetDejaun Bowie

                                                                                                                                                      • Love and Survival

                                                                                                                                                        PoetMolly Mallin

                                                                                                                                                          • Heads and Tails

                                                                                                                                                            PoetSara Sheldon

                                                                                                                                                            • Human Maze

                                                                                                                                                              PoetMaximo Franco

                                                                                                                                                              • Potter Lake

                                                                                                                                                                PoetCorey Chase

                                                                                                                                                                • Angel of Death

                                                                                                                                                                  PoetMichael Infante

                                                                                                                                                                  • Duality of the Heart

                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSharon Hillman

                                                                                                                                                                    • They Say

                                                                                                                                                                      PoetSamantha Kassan

                                                                                                                                                                      • Unspoken Words

                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJenna Christman

                                                                                                                                                                        • A Soldier

                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAngela King

                                                                                                                                                                          • Wings of Fire

                                                                                                                                                                            PoetSophia Merendini

                                                                                                                                                                            • I Am...

                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAlexis Schleinkofer

                                                                                                                                                                              • Dance

                                                                                                                                                                                PoetRuta Skendeliene

                                                                                                                                                                                • Self-Portrait

                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetChristianne Polintan

                                                                                                                                                                                  • I'm Not Gone

                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAngela Bennett

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Life

                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMadeline Forte

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Smile

                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKayla Di Stefano

                                                                                                                                                                                        • I Love Fall

                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetSancie Rupple

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Opposite Emotions

                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAngel Hunter

                                                                                                                                                                                              • basketball

                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetStephanie Heitzer

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Somebody's Son

                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKathie Farrington

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fading Senses

                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJeffrey Simpson

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Life

                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAlexia Sanchez

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Late in Winter

                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJames O'Loughlin

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Ballad of Diana

                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetDanny Aragon

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dancing Flame

                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMichelle Haight

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Celestial Extraction

                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDax Miller

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Forgotten

                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetVanessa Turner

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Summer Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetJenica Holder

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Butterflies & Rainbows

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSally Sherrick

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Survivor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCaroline Kitchens

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Glorious Day

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetElizabeth Dunkerson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Never Gave Up

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCharles Culp

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Shadow Guards

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetNathan Hillegeist

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tramonti

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSaladin Ambar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • She Needs to Know

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetThomas Esparza

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Once More

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetStephanie Byrnes Ciprian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • So Alone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetMichelle Vazquez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Beyond the Flames

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetJack Tinney

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Color "You"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetRyan Vezina

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Gone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetDallas Stubbs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ophelia's Grief

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAlexis Wingfield

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Honor to the Father

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetDebra Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • The Sky Became Dark

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetLynn Giering

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Human

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTiffany Sanders

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Blind and Alone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetDeborah Cohen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • It's Going to Be Okay

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetSamantha Cameron

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Save Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetTalia Jablonski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • To My Future Soul Mate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAlyssa Packard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Good Enough

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSasha Dymant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Battle of Nothing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetSarai Morrissette

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • prelude to passion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetQuin Overman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Soldier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAlexa Olivares

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Desolate

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetKristin Wolfe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Sleeplessness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetRagini Nair

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Home of My Heart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetHugh Englehart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Absorbed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetKaralee Langford

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Hope

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSarai Whiddon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • It's Not Okay

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetBrenda Willsey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Stonewall Street

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetWard Hays

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Love: Deeper Than the Ocean

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRachel McPhilliamy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Freedom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetDeborah Williams

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Never Thought

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMary Malm

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Angels

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMichelle Cooley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Liquid Sky

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDouglas Hoopes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Fireways

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetBridgette Woods

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Wanting to Be Loved

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetCarol Ledford

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Blackbirds

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetKaren Adams

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Aqua Infinite

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAnne Linnenkohl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Playground

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJosette Chang

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Papa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJasmyne Wright

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Distraction

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAnne Mueller

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Let Go

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKhadijah Sims

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • I See Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAshley Alley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • God Is There for Us

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCandice Kreis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Evergreen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetChristina Caro

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Amnesia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetBenjamin Alasina

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Words

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAna Cadena

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Fish Bowl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetRielee Flodin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Memories

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetCarson Sanov

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Heartbreak

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetEmma Neve

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • God Only Knows

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAnna Brackett

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Color of My Face

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCarolyn Croop

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Food Soliloquy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAllison Westerhoff

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Utopia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKylie Kreucher

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • My Community

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJenna Schonmann

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Blackbird

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetKimberly Todman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Blue

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetAndrew Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Dear Dad

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetMajerae Gates

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Alone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMallory Fletcher

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • I Will

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMiriam Jordan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Me, Myself, and I

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetSarah Akin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • High Flying

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAmanda McClafferty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJaeme Worelds

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Venting

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAlexis Rath

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fresnel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJeremy Duhart

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Blue

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCaitlyn Clark

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Month of August

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAnalouise Hoseth

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Caged

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCasey Everette

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Artist's Hand

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetAndrea Owens

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Apparitions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDavid Dewolf

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • A Child's Strength

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMichele Vecchitto

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Shine the Light

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetLorraine Spaterella

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • I Am From

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCaity Zaremba

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Oneness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMary Schoolfield-Dufty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Nature's Beauty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJP Nagillim

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Welcome to the World

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAshley Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Artifact

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetTyler Laura

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lighthouse

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKirstin Poppen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Because I Care

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetTRUE Andrews

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Truth About You

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetScarlett Shapiro

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Old & Embracing Ground

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetConnor Mahoney

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hear My Voice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJoann Tague

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • I Am

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAvianna Amancio

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Firestorm

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetRiley Yaxley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Walk by Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMicah Ashby

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Trails

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetBob Birkeneder

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Oppression

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAshley Akaeze

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Color


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Senseless Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKwame Boateng

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • One in a Million

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKate Zhao

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • I Can No Longer Stay

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetKaleanne Hearn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKaren Chumbe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Whose Face

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetNathan Cox

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • The Boy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRachael Saal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Time to Shine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetSusan Lilla

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Metallurgy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetWanda Beardslee

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Fight

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetSamantha Reed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • I Am

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetCrystal Han

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Love of a Daughter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSuzanna Schofield

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Your Shadows

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMarcia Bennett

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Smiling Buddha

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetVeeraramani Rajaratnam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • She's Church

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetSophia McMurry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • My New Year Resolutions

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetDarci Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Body of Light

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetStephanie Bellistri

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Indigo Canvas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetChance Lassila

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • The Captive

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJudith Palavecino

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Untitled

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetJennifer Falvey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Losing Myself

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetErin Jamison

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Skipping Stones

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetRyan Appler

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Alice in a Dream

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetStephanie Craig

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Love Like the Sea

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetBianca Moreno

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Spare Time

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetBenjamin Gaebe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Aphelion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetFranklin Grimes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • I Am a Liar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetSushant Singh

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Lyric

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetBarbara Smith

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Transparent

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKiana Pennock

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Seed of the Silphium

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDan Hoffman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Loneliness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetBonnie Holt

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Beautiful

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetSalina Edwards

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wonderland

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetHannah Moysey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Prince of Pain (Ill Heart)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetCharlesita Cudjoe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Infinity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetSana Hussain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • The Artist

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetK. C. MacStravic

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Believe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetLaila Khan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • in the name of love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetPaul Mourao

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Dealing with Issues

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCelcise Stany

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • It Is Time for Recovery

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetShelbi Jacobs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetPaige Mekola

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • For My Mother

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetRebecca Etheridge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Dream Master

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLaura Dalton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2 Going on 3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJamie Alberici

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • April's Resurrection

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRebecca Fox

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Grand Canyon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetStephen Cagle

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • High School

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetBailey Kufeld

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Bring On My Horizon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAdam Selby

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Apology

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetBrooke Warren

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pseudo Hope

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDr. Marcia Harris

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • K

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetSandy Girvin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Victim or Victor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetBruce Rodgers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Whispers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetNancy Irwin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Orange

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetTeri Harroun

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Take a Look Around

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJulia Courey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Him

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKate Loper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Unseen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMakaiyla Reed

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Grandpa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetRachel Knuth

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Angels

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetMarissa Vanderpool

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Blessings

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetShanta Pedroza

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Dream Catcher

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetRoy Anthony

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Peace

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetMax Kurant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • I Thought You Were Forever

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAmanda Shipley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • El Cid

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetIrene Maydon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • My Friend

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetMelvin Baker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Wind

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetMartina Gallegos

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Twilight's Morning Dance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetEvan Aguilar

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Grey Areas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetErica Robinson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Found in the Darkness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetAllison Bolton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Hey, God

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetChristina Romeo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fragility

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetMeagan Kearney

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rejection

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAnnette Long

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Rock Bottom

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetNoelle Lambert

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Destiny

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetLisa Flowers

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Hello, Sunshine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetSamia Mehbub

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Insidious Longing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetAbra Allen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • I Seek

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetTamera Hansen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fallen Angel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetAmber Griffin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Colors

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetSean Needham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • True Love

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetRalph Cardenas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Adolescent Living

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetDaniela Hernandez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Spring

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetRory Bowes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • If Only

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetKailee Saylor

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • November's Coming Promise

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetTimothy Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • The Beloved Mother

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetRichard Aslinger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • I Believe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetSusan Valenti

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Edge of the Waves

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJustin James

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wildfires

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetBonnie Bagwell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Together Forever

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetChad Clatterbuck

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Rain

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetLinda Moore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Dancing Ever Homeward

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDrew Slater

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • A Boy in the Mist

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetLori Huffman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • I Am Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetLucas Evans

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Preacher

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetMatthew Hutchins

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Shadows

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJacob Lopez

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Her

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetBrittany Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • The Voice of Disease

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetCassandra Goldman

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Time

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetDenise Holsey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetJeanne Gingery

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Look at Me

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetBridgett Henderson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Golden Carpet

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetYung Bok Johnson

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Brothas and Sistas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetKywona Roquemore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Baffled

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetEric Sclafani

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Singing in the Shower

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetRaven Tsan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Beautiful Things

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetDeanna Brandon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Too Short

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetChenice Patin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Beatnik Blues

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetBethany Moore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • A Love too Late

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetJames Ruble

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Fishing Tale

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJudd Comer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Night Vision Autopsy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetPhilip Fitzell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • For the Kids

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetRicardo Castillo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Peacefully Whole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetGenevieve Jones

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Tree Frogs

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetAline Tilley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • A Love That's Lost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetKrystal Zayas

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Music Is Poetry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetAlexis Fournier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • January

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetLexi Scherzinger

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Simplicity

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetSarah Fore

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • innocence lost

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetJillian Hutchison

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Smoke

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetColby Hendren

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • They

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetCelia Michelini

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • When I See Your Eyes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetCharlene Hernes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • The Love of Deception

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PoetWhitney Rawls

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Trail

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PoetJane Priest

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Waiting

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            PoetJennifer Menter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • To My Love...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PoetAlexzandria Canela

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • I Fell So Hard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PoetKeira Petermann

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Beauty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  PoetTerri Snow

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Ghost Ship

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PoetWalt Shatten

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Silent in a World of Sound

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PoetBeverly Campbell