Monthly Archives: February 2013

On “My Valentine’s Tale”

I already regret doing this as I think a poem can be interpreted in different ways and that is the mystery of it. Otherwise, if you need to explain your poem, the poem is either not a good one or it is open to different interpretations as is the last stanza of the poem below. […]

My Valentine’s Tale

The city is covered With the preemptive promise of A clean slate, The way waste is buried Under a landfill, Promising not to ever again lie, cheat, steal, or tolerate those who do. With each snow flake at a time, In a restitutive nature, Restoring the love Its habitants pretend to still share…   It is […]