barbara foster schutz


barbara foster schutz Poems

1. Pawley's Island, April 10/14/2005
2. The Cherry Pit 10/14/2005
3. Ms. 10/17/2005
4. Choices 10/19/2005
5. The Tempter 10/26/2005
6. Law And Order 10/26/2005
7. Invitation 10/26/2005
8. Defenseless 10/26/2005
9. The Optimist 10/26/2005
10. Cheers! 10/26/2005
11. Being 10/19/2005
12. In Season 10/17/2005
13. No Line Will Hold 10/17/2005
14. Will There Be A Breeze In Heaven? 10/14/2005

Comments about barbara foster schutz

  • Max Reif (10/26/2005 7:20:00 PM)

    Barbara,
    I read all the poems you've put on line here, and very much appreciate the grounded way in which you use images and sustain metaphors. Your sensibility reminds me somewhat of Robert Frost, who also took Nature as his book of metaphors. I hope to read more of your poems.

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Will There Be A Breeze In Heaven?

Will there be a breeze in heaven?
And if there is, will skinless souls still
Feel the zephyr’s gentle touch?

Will raindrops gather into pools
Where goldfish dart and the goldfinch
Comes to wet its wings?

Will angels sing Beethoven’s Ninth
While trumpets greet the dawn
of new and everlasting life?

Will all the fruits of Eden hang on trees
In easy reach? Will tongueless souls
Appreciate the plum, the peach?

Will sunlight cast its glorious beam
On heaven’s hills? And will its counterpart,
soft shadow, be allowed?

Will ...

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