Sky Trees Phoem by Jerry Wellik

Sky Trees Phoem by Jerry Wellik

This July 2021, Lyricality’s Founder and Director Tracy Rittmueller shares 4 poems that reveal some similarities between poetry and prayer. Like prayer, some poems express awe, an emotion that connects people more deeply to their inner selves, other beings,...
Sky Trees Phoem by Jerry Wellik

Cocoon by Hedy Tripp

This July 2021, Lyricality’s Founder and Director Tracy Rittmueller shares 4 poems that reveal some similarities between poetry and prayer. Cocoon by Hedy Tripp is a poem of lament, similar to a prayer in its expression of sorrow, springs from a hope for a...
Sky Trees Phoem by Jerry Wellik

Prayer Flags by Wendy Brown-Baéz

This July 2021, Lyricality’s Founder and Director Tracy Rittmueller shares 4 poems that reveal some similarities between poetry and prayer. To compose a poem is an act of faith as bold as prayer. “Prayer Flags” illustrates that a poet will often “wonder if...
Sky Trees Phoem by Jerry Wellik

Crevice by Emerson Sloane

This June 2021, guest editor Lane Henson features 4 of Duluth Minnesota’s many fine poets. I love Emerson Sloane’s poem, CREVICE, for its intense passion and imagery.  The poet does not waste any words here – the power comes from the concise language, tight...