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."

Friday, June 14, 2013

Poetry Friday: Whispered Through Steam

Whispered Through Steam
How many stories
were whispered through steam as cups
clinked women's secrets?
Lorie Ann Grover, 2013


Anonymous said...

Ah, stories whispered through steam. I can smell the coffee.

Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...

Your haiku opens up the imagination to all the juicy gossip that must have been passed around at high tea over the years-- yes, stories whispered through steam, what an image! I think I could go for a crumpet right about now.

Doraine said...

Such secrets! And I love the picture that goes with this storied haiku.

Ruth said...

I love the photo and the haiku! Thank you!

Bridget Magee said...

Oooh, I love this! Short, sweet perfection! Thanks for sharing. =)

Mary Lee said...

I agree with Ruth and Bridget. I'm imagining tea, rather than coffee!