Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black

Explore Poets GO!

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black Popularity

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black Biography

Once upon a time it was a dark and stormy night and I came into this world on 7/12/52 at 12: 22 a.m. in New York City.My parents Eugene and Paulette Gasrel emmigrated from France and at the time I was born I had an older brother named Fred, who writes poetry and is also a musician. Later on a younger brother named Patrick and two younger sisters we ...

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black Poems

Rainbow In Motion Haiku

Red, orange, yellow

green, blue, indigo- violet

Speak Of Love

Speak of Love and hearts afire soft unlayered mysteries
Bewitching captured enraptured, joyous or tortured souls
On the path one takes in every life since guiless Eve
seduced trusting Adam and lost innocence was replaced

Elegy To Time

Like rainbows dissolving or love's end
We mourn the parting of friends

As the Sun travels East to West

A Haiku

Soul of brevity

deep words of meaning in life

The Bugs Of Nature's Economic Picture

The spider spins its web and waits to ensnare prey
then carefully wraps it up to save for another day
to feed its progeny.They also kill their mates.
If you break a sector of the web the whole thing shakes

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black Quotes

25 January 2021

Poetry is what your heart tells your mind to write.

27 January 2021

The mark of a great poet is to inspire someone else.And to say I wish I had written that poem.

27 January 2021

The Soul knows where to go in Life and Death.Follow its guidance.

25 February 2021

Believe is the most influential word.Love is the most wanted.

25 February 2021

Live, Love, Laugh! Every moment is its own joyful song..

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black Comments

Sochukwu Ivye 04 October 2017

The epitome of awesomeness, you define coolness. A unique personality, a blessing to know. Knowing you is a gift, dear loving poetess. All the best things of life to you. More grace.

6 2 Reply

Originaly I wrote under the name of L.M.Gasrel Black for the longest time and then one day I decided to use my full name.You can cross reference.I am not a professional writer and my poems are straight from my heart which is where poems begin.I strated writting poetry in high school and my first poems were published in my high school's literary magazine BEACH PLUMS, Spring of 1970.The hourglass Waltz was published by the New York Poetry Society Anthology Book 1 in 1985 and in my book ON MOONSTONES PEARLS AND CRYSTAL WINGS in 1984.

7 0 Reply
Kumarmani Mahakul 14 November 2018

On behalf of all fellow poets, PH family and our Mahakul family we offer a title of honour to poetess Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black born on July 12,1952 in New York City, USA as, Precious Starlight. From today onward she will be known as Precious Starlight Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black. This title is offered to her due to her long-time and high standard perseverance in literature. Her contribution is notable. She is a specialist in Haiku type poems.

2 0 Reply
Prabir Gayen 06 June 2021

I loved it very much

0 0 Reply
Prabir Gayen 06 June 2021

Very impressive biography..

0 0 Reply

My quotes are my own..i usually write these at one time or another when I am in a discussion.

0 0 Reply

Unique and gifted

0 0 Reply
Mahtab Bangalee 20 February 2019

Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black one of the FINEST POET and WRITER of this site

1 0 Reply