C.J. Sage

C.J. Sage Poems

1.
Fawn Ghazal

Inside a snowy blanket which put the trees to sleep,
I heard a fawn.
Out past the window's ice coat in the morning, I
found a sleeping fawn.
...

2.
Bridge Ghazal

My love and I reside upon the belly of a bridge
with heartbeats of the sky?--the drums upon the bridge.

I've heard of songs that rise at night from pitch black oceans.
...

3.
Birdsong

I am eagle; don't be fooled by red silk
heels that sound so much like clanking clay
on hardwood floors where you and I one night
did lay when there was no heat left
...

4.
The Sloth

Her back is an ecosystem,
algaeic and wrapped
beneath a canopy’s sun.
...

5.
Crisis Counselor

She was a coat of arms
seasoned for the job -- tough
and polished like tortoise shell.
When the women were tougher,
...

C.J. Sage Comments

M Asim Nehal 06 February 2019

Yes same here with me, I also searched but could only find this: C. J. Sage is an American poet and artist (born in California[1]) , best known for her precise wordplay, internal rhymes, and lyrical poetry. Sage is also the editor of the National Poetry Review[2] and Press.

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Found 14 January 2021

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Fabrizio Frosini 09 March 2016

a bit strange.. no 1st & middle name is known.. and no date of birth.. I've tried to find them through google, even in ''Poets & Writers, Directory of Writers'', but no results.. :)

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Harry Hamburger 06 May 2015

Nice work you do. Check out Dr. Hamburger's poems and let me know what you think.

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Paul Sebastian 27 March 2014

Great skills! I just read your poem, Fawn Ghazal. You paint so well with your words!

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C.J. Sage Biography

C. J. Sage is an American poet and artist, best known for her precise wordplay, internal rhymes, and lyrical poetry. Sage is also the editor of the National Poetry Review and Press. After taking her M. F. A. in Creative Writing/Poetry at San Jose State University she taught poetry, writing, and literature for many years at De Anza and Hartnell Coll ...

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