Word Pantry 2017-09-27T07:50:59+00:00

Michele Fogal’s Well Stocked
“Word Pantry”

Novels

Momoir

Poetry

2017-07-29T00:13:48+00:00

comfort

black cat skips out of the night to stop my walking and caress my leg floating dandelion star hangs in the air to brush my palm big dipper beams down over my head to show [...]

2017-07-29T00:14:30+00:00

crying

have i spent my life crying? bruised swollen heart vulnerable eyes never enough strength to feel strong little girl look up you have survived the pain of yourself  

2017-07-29T00:15:32+00:00

a private death

i thought if i lay still long enough death would finally disgust me so much that i would fight my way out of this cobweb shroud and live again with a new fierce desperation gulping [...]

2017-07-29T00:15:54+00:00

today

i wanna hear that retarded stevie wonder song about camels and eat peanut butter cookies till my tongue dries up and today i'm going to feel sad for no good reason  

2017-07-29T00:16:42+00:00

doubter

"The believer is happy; the doubter is wise. I stare at you over the table, try to catch all the things you'll regret having shown and piece them together into the profile I'm drawing up: [...]

2017-07-29T00:17:13+00:00

empty

empty pen heart of ink empty smile eyes of rain half a moon half a kiss half a circle half a bed waiting to go home to a deep hole hug  

2017-07-29T00:17:34+00:00

penis envy

i have smooth skin i have soft flesh i have supple limbs i have round breasts i have a curved waist i have wide hips i have a tender bottom i have the base of [...]

2017-07-29T00:17:59+00:00

the honey rescue

laura went into a silent frenzy and stuck both hands in the honey jar. she cradled the slobbering pool against her breast as she floated into the living room. there sat karen with sad eyes [...]