Amused I’m Not Irate

©2017 E. R. Smith

past taught, all lie, some

can’t get mad just learn fib game

smile through pain, laugh sad


On Her Ocean’s Shore

©2017 E. R. Smith

bright shells fat with pearl

Yemanya sends forth bounty

give praise lest she go

Star Dancer Blooms

Dancer Maddie Ziegler of the series Dance Moms

©2017 E. R. Smith

espy spirit lift

efflorescence fed limelight

star blooms best in show