Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

Poems of Adeline Foster

81. Boomerang 1/14/2014
82. BRIER FEVER 9/7/2012
83. Camping 7/23/2013
84. Clowns 10/6/2008
85. DESPAIR 2/1/2014
86. Enfant Gaté* 12/6/2012
87. Eternal Grief 9/3/2009
88. Everybody Has Had Somebody 10/25/2009
89. Flies Flies Flies* 7/23/2013
90. His Purposes Move On 7/8/2010
91. Hospital Visitors 2/24/2014
92. How Long is Forever 9/25/2013
93. I Cannot Return 8/20/2008
94. I HAVE DELIGHTED 6/9/2012
95. I Saw O’er-Mist 9/10/2007
96. I Worry Too 9/27/2011
97. IDLE FOLLY 10/30/2009
98. IN SEASON 10/26/2011
99. LEGACY 5/19/2010
100. Malgré Soi* 9/6/2012

Maternal Seasons

Maternal seasons come at last -
To each belong a year,
Though time cannot undo the past -
Time-washed by maternal tear.
Acknowledgment for what I owe -
Regret for the unperceived
Unlimitedly now I show -
Belated hope achieved.
The words I’ve thrown out to the wind

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