Treasure Island

Terri Turrell

(03/09/1963 / Los Angelus)

Poems of Terri Turrell

1. A Pantoum (my first!) 11/21/2009
2. Casting Spells and Wishing ill-Will 12/24/2009
3. 'Come on baby no more cry' 11/9/2009
4. Confusion Concludes 11/7/2009
5. crash-test dummies 11/9/2009
6. Dear John (sonnet style) 11/21/2009
7. Ground Control to Major Tom 11/20/2009
8. He Slapped Her (the witness) 11/20/2009
9. I Stop Here 9/1/2009
10. Is letting go a metaphor? 11/9/2009
11. It's a Thin Line (between love and hate) 11/9/2009
12. Of Hope (a fourteener) 11/19/2009
13. on self-pity 11/9/2009
14. Pantheon of Gods 11/20/2009
15. Pedestals (fell off? I jumped) 11/23/2009
16. Punctuation Pens, I Pause 11/7/2009
17. Punctuation Perplexed 11/10/2009
18. Saguaro Cacti 11/18/2009
19. Self-Portrait 8/14/2009
20. Silence 11/10/2009

The Clever Egg

I speak with the shells of
your eggs
on my tongue
shards of them fragile
..though sharp

'what clever eggs'
you might say when you hear
how they censor my speech

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