Treasure Island

Caroline Misner


Poems of Caroline Misner

1. A Day Like Any Other 2/27/2010
2. A Hard Climb 3/21/2008
3. A Journal of Forgetting 6/3/2008
4. A Private Adoption 4/21/2009
5. A System of Perpetual Hope 4/21/2009
6. A Trail of Peanuts 4/21/2009
7. Accident 10/25/2008
8. Beloved 5/3/2010
9. Blackberry Dusk 3/21/2008
10. Blue Country 9/12/2008
11. Cat Dances 10/15/2009
12. Cemetery in Autumn 3/24/2008
13. Dahlia in the Window 3/24/2008
14. Disappearance 4/21/2009
15. Dog in Moonlight 6/3/2008
16. Dunces 11/8/2008
17. First Snow 11/8/2008
18. Friday Estates 10/25/2008
19. Gold to Silver 5/3/2010
20. Good Girl 7/12/2010

I Witness A Raven

When the moonlight fractures the patterned frost,
in fragments chiseled into the glass,
shattering and refracting its battery
of light, in silent solace through my window,
I witness a raven through eyes
thick and glazed with sleep.
The night hermit probes his feast

of carrion, picking at entrails, a solitary

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