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Poets

Paula Lietz

 

Paula Lietz (Pd Lietz) lives in rural Manitoba Canada. Her award winning photography, art and writing have appeared in numerous publications such as, Sunrise From Blue Thunder, Naugatuck River Review issues Summer 2011 & Winter 2013, MaINtENaNT: Journal of Contemporary DADA Writing and Art, 4, 5 and 6, Visions, Verses and Voices and on Phantom Billsticker Posters NZ placed throughout the world, to name but a few.

http://www.pdlietzphotography.com/

Visit her OPP Artist's page Here.


 Pd's Origami micro-chapbooks & selected poems are available below.  Cover art is by Pd.


Origami Micro-chapbook

Selected Poem(s)

 
 

 

Opening Lines


It was the nails that we were always in want of, did not matter what the length.
The word but mentioned and our senses went on high alert.
The back swing of hefting the hammer set us off balance
before we could place our perception of precision on the head of our intent.

On every board you could nearly bet there would be three bent nails to every straight one.

Thus became the name of our tree house, Three to One.
Paula Lietz © 2013

In Quiet Places

 
 
Cover art by Paula Lietz
 

My Wild Hunger

I hungered for a white horse
the same way some coveted
a house with a white picket fence
very young, I knew paint peeled
liked scabs refusing to heal
I would not be confined
I could not be constricted
I ran with the white stallion
outside the boundaries placed
by society 

Paula Lietz © 2013

 

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