Category Archives: Poetry

Taking a drink

Is this the cup of Kool-Aid? I don’t think I can do it. He closed the garage door prematurely. Growing up, the girls never knew their dad.

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Smoke Fills the Air

Smoke fills the air.  Filling my lungs. I am only a child. A child wanting to breathe fresh air. Living in a perpetual haze.  I didn’t want the perks of your addiction.  Yet I had no choice.  I had no … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning/Poetry and Pie

Spinach mango smoothie Sweet potato pie Upbeat music Perfect breakfast Fine Tuesday morning

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Curtain Call

I no longer need your affection to get me through the day. I’ve written a brand new script now it’s time to put on the play. copyright Suzanne Norton 2017

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Change of Direction

We don’t dance together anymore. He wanted to be the main attraction. I was in it for the connection. It was time for us to change directions. copyright Suzanne Norton 2017

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The Light of the Moon

I only want the light of the moon and your love. I’m lying here on the floor, on blankets just like we used to. I miss you. He hugged me today, kissed me on the cheek, and caressed my face. … Continue reading

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the writer

Love is my inspiration, Or sorrow. Which one will it be tomorrow? Copyright Suzanne Norton 2017

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