Eloisa Gearhart

Eloisa Gearhart Poems

1. The First Draft Of My Soul 11/3/2007
2. That Which Is Forbidden From The View Of An Insomniac 3/7/2008
3. Eloisa And The Machine 11/14/2008
4. Calm In A Box 11/14/2008
5. Pretty, Like That? 11/18/2008
6. Inside Out 2/22/2009
7. Beneath The Splintered Corner 2/22/2009
8. The Bath 5/3/2005
9. Sour Dough 11/14/2008

Comments about Eloisa Gearhart

  • Linda Preston (7/18/2005 11:04:00 AM)

    Eloisa, has great story telling potential.

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Eloisa And The Machine

Fourteen days before thirty-two
I looked like twenty-seven but the change seeped within me
slowly, pudgy fingers turning the contrast down
an old and bulky color TV where you had to fiddle
with the antenna just right to remove the fuzz
the vertical bouncing on occasion
the fingers turning so slowly it's nearly imperceptible
so that you become use to the night when
it finally wraps around your house in its firm grip

My hand was dangling out the window on the forty mile drive home from a job I disdained and once commented,
'This job is taking the life from...

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