Poetry

The Problem with Goodbyes

by: Heather Fawn Coming to terms with goodbyes, in a world that often rips and tears relentlessly….. You know I am broken, Like he said…

First Manassas

by: Shiloh Whately Brothers in arms, brothers in death, as one of the first battles of the Civil War unfolds… Slide your hand, into mine….

Spring

by: Heather Fawn A poem befitting of the season that is at long last upon us….. You break my heart and then restore it with…

The Year of Walter Ting

by: Michael Bradford1 Across the Holidays continues as we meet a pair of young twins preparing for the arrival of an observant little Elf ……

A Soldier’s Goodbye

by: Melanie McConathy Across the Margin is proud to present Melanie’s McConathy’s “A Soldier’s Goodbye”…   When I leave, I will leave in springtime, So…

Across the Seasons — Winter

Photograph by: Christopher Prosser and Shaun Schroth  / Words by: Genevieve Palmieri Across the Margin, in coordination with Washington D.C. photographers Christopher Prosser and Shaun…

Woman Wild

by: Melanie McConathy A beautiful poetic guest contribution…… I am so much stronger than your shallow eyes can see and my soul has gone much…

An Accidental Poetess

by: Genevieve Palmieri For a long time, I was afraid of poetry. It seemed to be saddled with a stigma of antiquity and structure.   A…