December 14, 2013 by northerncardinalreview
Disappointment has another mouth
to feed and the earth is encumbered
with barbed wire.
I hear the echoes of despair
in this chilly December evening as
the crows drag their black dregs
my pain dissolves in a quivering circle
as the night bends a band of blazon
snow hanging on the horizon.
Dawnell Harrison has been published in over 100 magazines and journals including The Endicott Review, The Journal, Fowl Feathered Review, Jellyfish Whispers, The Bitchin’ Kitsch, Vox Poetica, The Tower Journal, Queen’s Quarterly, and many others. Also, she had had 4 books of poetry published through reputable publishers titled Voyager, The maverick posse, The fire behind my eyes, and The love death and other poems. Furthermore, she possess a BA from The University of Washington and currently resides in Sandpoint, Idaho.