Eileen Albrizio

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Eileen Albrizio
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Eileen Albrizio is an American writer of poetry and prose. She was born in Hartford, CT in 1963, where she still lives today. Her poetry has appeared in numerous literary publications, including the 'Common Ground Review' and the 'Underwood Review.' She is the author of three print volumes of poetry: MESSY ON THE INSIDE, RAIN - DARK AS WATER IN WINTER, and PERENNIALS: NEW & SELECTED POEMS. ON THE EDGE, a recitation of her poetry on CD was produced with the help of a 2003 Poetry Fellowship from the Greater Hartford Arts Council. She has also penned several plays, two novels, and is currently working on a compilation of fictional short stories. She is the 2003 and 2008 recipient of the New ... more »

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Something For Florence

A milky film over old, teary eyes.
Through the haze she reviews an abstract world.
Clarity held in her lap counting beads,
Florence soundlessly mouths her private prayers.

Through the haze she reviews an abstract world.
A stranger comes, lays kisses on her cheeks.
Florence soundlessly mouths her private prayers
and wonders why her husband doesn't call.

A stranger comes, lays kisses on her cheeks.
'Where's Armand? ' Reply. 'He's dead now.' She cries
and wonders why her husband doesn't call.
A nurse checks her pulse and her morphine ...

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