Biography of Jeffrey SpahrSummers
Jeff publishes his poetry and photographs on a regular basis.
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Jeffrey SpahrSummers's Works:
Fear of Heights (Spahr-Summers Publications) 1984, The Cherry Poems (Cherry Publications/Lulu) 2006.
Jeffrey SpahrSummers Poems
We choose to do this as a society as a race we clamber for bread
Mary Jane Doesn'T Live Here Anymore
But her sweet gutteral scent Permeates through the house still Like dull shafts of sunlight Hung dusty in the windows.
It takes courage to admit defeat to lay the weapons down to declare oneself unarmed before anyone else gets hurt
I Have Nothing To Offer But
me love faith heart
I love to swim with blossoms in the stream air alive with sunlight and drink the tale of years.
After The Rain
We sit alone across the table Unable to account for the storm Driving through our lives like tourists Slowing to point at the sight of us
Do Not Disturb
The discretionary sign hung from the doorknob of the door to the room in dallas in a holiday inn
he begets poetry begets interest begets poets
i dont understand this business of anger i just dont get it i dont understand
Top This Television Moment
you shouldve been there everybody else was at least it seemed in july
Four Fifteen A.M.
I am preparing chicken salad and while the meat cools in the colander in the pocket of the sink
Im About To Open This Bag
stand back this is a heavy one sealed tight long long ago crammed into my closet crammed into my
(for traci) is a gift we can only give to ourselves
across the desert
for three years
she traveled across the earth
on camel back
shifting sand and