Kathleen Sheeder Bonanno

Rookie (11/2/1955 / Bristol, PA)

Confessions - Poem by Kathleen Sheeder Bonanno


Don’t pity me:
I was too lazy to walk
up the stairs
to tuck her in at night.

When I brushed her hair
I pulled hard
on purpose.

And always
the sharp,
plaintive edge
on the rim
of the spoon
of my giving.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 26, 2009

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