Books by Lorie Ann Grover

Books by Lorie Ann Grover
Kirkus Starred Review, Firstborn: "A fantasy that reads like a lost history tome and deftly examines issues of gender...An engrossing story with welcome depths."

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Poetry Friday: Cratered Hope

Cratered Hope

Across the black hill,
a wisp of moon cracks charcoal
darkness and gleams hope.

Lorie Ann Grover, 2012


Author Amok said...

Hi, Lorie Ann. I appreciate the poem and your photo. At a writing retreat last month, we saw the full moon with a *huge* halo of light -- hard to capture with a camera or even with words. Beautiful!

Mary Lee said...

Was this the "mega moon" coming up last summer? I have some great shots of "Cratered Hope" rising, too!

Hope does RISE, doesn't it!!

Renee LaTulippe said...

I have a moon poem in this week's roundup too! I love how it can inspire such a huge spectrum of thoughts and forms and words - ah, the seductive moon.

The photo and poem are lovely, and what an evocative title. :)

Lorie Ann Grover said...

Thanks for the sweet words! It was last summer, actually.

Hope does rise, by grace! And can't wait to see how the moon inspired you, Renee.

Thanks again!

laurasalas said...

cracks charcoal darkness - gorgeous!