Links to poems by title

Links by title to read each poem on this website – organized by books

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Book 1

Journey of the Awakening

(1997, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CH6WO5Y; ISBN-10: 1478189339; ISBN-13: 978-1478189336)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/journey-of-the-awakening-the-poetry-of-allison-grayhurst-3/

 

 

The Unfolding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/08/the-unfolding/

 

As I Sleep

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/24/as-i-sleep/

 

Welcome The Death

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/17/welcome-the-death-2/

 

Seizing Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/18/seizing-time/

 

Being Followed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/12/being-followed/

 

Young Visionary

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/13/young-visionary/

 

Liquid Grey

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/18/liquid-grey/

 

Thieves Of Muse

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/16/thieves-of-muse/

 

Through That Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/14/through-that-day/

 

This Is Not To Suffer

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/20/this-is-not-to-suffer/

 

On Tour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/06/on-tour/

 

Adrift

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/22/adrift-2/

 

Truth To Be Told

 

Not Enough

 

Desire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/29/desire-2/

 

For Waldo

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/15/for-waldo/

 

When Worlds Collapse

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/16/when-worlds-collapse/

 

Oldest of Wars Between All Lonely Breasts

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/12/oldest-of-wars-between-all-lonely-breasts/

 

Placeless

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/27/placeless/

 

Beach

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/12/beach-3/

 

Beggar Island

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/16/beggar-island/

 

Shyla

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/28/shyla/

 

Bless The Fallen

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/11/bless-the-fallen/

 

Dreams Renounced

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/27/dreams-renounced/

 

Missing You

 

So Much Glory Stillborn

 

Bonded

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/06/bonded/

 

Bed Fellow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/09/29/bed-fellow/

 

Shell of a Serpent

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/07/shell-of-a-serpent-2/

 

It is not like hell

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/07/it-is-not-like-hell-2/

 

When One Falters

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/14/when-one-falters/

 

Epitaph

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/06/epitaph/

 

Two Hundred Years Gone

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/28/two-hundred-years-gone/

 

If This My Person . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/20/if-this-my-person-2/

 

With These Things

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/01/with-these-things/

 

When We Spoke Again

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/29/when-we-spoke-again/

 

After Rejection . . . (if only)

 

To Die For The Heart’s Illusions

 

Dancers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/16/dancers/

 

You came to me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/23/you-came-to-me/

 

If You Wait . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/26/if-you-wait/

 

Blood-red Symphony

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/21/blood-red-symphony/

 

I Lived an Error

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/28/i-lived-in-error/

 

This Love We Hold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/04/this-love-we-hold/

 

I Dream This Shelter, This Precipice

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/30/i-dream-this-shelter-this-precipice/

 

Country Ride

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/27/country-ride/

 

Unmasking the Bone

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/22/unmasking-the-bone/

 

Have Faith In The Fall

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/23/have-faith-in-the-fall/

 

In a Room With Somebodies

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/10/in-a-room-with-somebodies/

 

To Walk Without Shape or Sound

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/07/to-walk-without-shape-or-sound/

 

He of Fear and Hunger

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/24/he-of-fear-and-hunger/

 

Thin Rope To Hold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/31/thin-rope-to-hold/

 

I Watch My Shelter Fall

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/26/i-watch-my-shelter-fall/

 

No Telling

 https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/20/no-telling/

 

In Some Uncertain Future

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/21/in-some-uncertain-future/

 

As Far As This Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/02/as-far-as-this-light/

 

Promise

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/09/promise/

 

The Foliage of Our Music

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/19/the-foliage-of-our-music/

 

Receiving

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/18/receiving/

 

Battleground on the Inside

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/22/battleground-on-the-inside/

 

Crowned

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/05/crowned/

 

Seeking the Balanced Degree

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/21/seeking-the-balanced-degree/

 

Rain in the morning

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/13/rain-in-the-morning/

 

For This Face Only You Could Alter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/02/for-this-face-only-you-could-alter/

 

Love Unknown

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/08/love-unknown/

 

Christened

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/09/christened/

 

I Hope Your Dreams Anew

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/10/i-hope-your-dreams-anew/

 

This Wound, This Reminder

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/11/this-wound-this-reminder/

 

Because of course

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/21/because-of-course-2/

 

As My Blindness Burns

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/23/as-my-blindness-burns/

 

To Learn the Scarlet Vision

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/12/to-learn-the-scarlet-vision/

 

When This We Feel

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/23/when-this-we-feel/

 

They told me of

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/24/they-told-me-of/

 

Which Way Descending?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/25/which-way-descending/

 

On Foot

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/26/on-foot/

 

A World Away

 

Safe In You

 

My colours would be grey

 

Stung

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/21/stung/

 

Family

 

Journey & Drink

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/14/journey-drink/

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Book 2

The Longing To Be

(1998, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CH94ZNK; ISBN-10: 1478197684; ISBN-13: 978-1478197683)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/the-longing-to-be/

 

The Longing to Be

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/11/26/the-longing-to-be/

 

These I See

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/19/these-i-see/

 

Crush This Colour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/01/crush-this-colour/

 

Together Journeying

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/21/together-journeying/

 

First Snow of Winter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/27/first-snow-of-winter-2/

 

In His Arms

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/06/in-his-arms/

 

Jealousy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/12/jealousy/

 

With arms stretched,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/20/with-arms-stretched/

 

In The Days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/19/in-the-days/

 

Swim

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/04/swim/

 

He is

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/10/he-is/

 

Once

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/05/once/

 

The Stone-frame

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/18/the-stone-frame-2/

 

Nothing Without You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/28/nothing-without-you/

 

Days To Break The Richest Dream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/17/days-to-break-the-richest-dream/

 

A Month Unthawed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/15/a-month-unthawed/

 

New Lovers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/27/new-lovers/

 

Donkey

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/06/donkey/

 

As The Serpents Scatter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/03/as-the-serpents-scatter/

 

Possessive

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/03/possessive/

 

Party

 

The Jesus Fire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/10/the-jesus-fire/

 

Chosen Kin

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/04/chosen-kin/

 

Birthright

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/13/birthright/

 

Lessons at the End of the Rope

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/07/lessons-at-the-end-of-the-rope/

 

Nights With You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/05/nights-with-you/

 

Imprisoned

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/07/imprisoned-2/

 

In Spite of Vows

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/07/imprisoned-2/

 

You are

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/12/27/poem-published-in-the-blue-hour/

 

Where Gold Is Blood

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/05/where-gold-is-blood-2/

 

The Storm That Saves

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/06/the-storm-that-saves/

 

Of Body and Spirit

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/07/of-body-and-spirit/

 

Wedding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/08/wedding/

 

Three Blessings in the Shade

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/04/three-blessings-in-the-shade/

 

Like the Colour Blue

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/03/like-the-colour-blue/

 

The Tension and Terror of Being

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/03/the-tension-and-terror-of-being-2/

 

Without Opportunity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/12/without-opportunity/

 

Matriarch

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/05/matriarch/

 

What Day?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/29/what-day/

 

Dying Sculptor

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/15/dying-sculptor/

 

Show of Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/04/show-of-light-2/

 

Baptized

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/16/babtized/

 

By Water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/09/by-water/

 

Here, I am lifted

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/10/here-i-am-lifted/

 

Upon These Hours Sleeping

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/11/upon-these-hours-sleeping/

 

In Praise of Walt Whitman

 

Addiction

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/08/addiction/

 

This

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/13/this/

 

Child Unconceived

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/18/child-unconceived/

 

Animal Sanctuary

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/01/animal-sanctuary/

 

The Last Walk of the Mayor of Casterbridge

 

The Path I Followed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/14/the-path-i-followed/

 

Under the Coupling Clouds

 

The Aging Artist

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/12/the-aging-artist/

 

Surrender

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/02/surrender/

 

The Quenchable Drain Within

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/07/the-quenchable-drain-within/

 

Second Farewell

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/15/second-farewell/

 

Every Hope Inhaled

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/29/21866/

 

Heart’s Exchange

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/08/hearts-exchange/

 

Through This Strand of Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/30/through-this-strand-of-time/

 

When I Close My Eyes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/02/when-i-close-my-eyes/

 

Unrelenting Groove

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/16/unrelenting-groove/

 

Walk Low

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/13/walk-low/

 

Blood Spent

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/22/blood-spent/

 

The Hope of Lovers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/23/the-hope-of-lovers/

 

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/20/elizabeth-barrett-browning/

 

Quebec City

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/06/02/quebec-city/

 

The leach that reaches

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/17/the-leach-that-reaches/

 

My Heart Creeps

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/04/my-heart-creeps/

 

Leaning in the Weeds

 

elegy of this day being

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/12/elegyof-this-day-being/

 

Heritage

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/24/heritage/

 

Dream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/26/dream/

 

Purest Obedience

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/27/purest-obedience/

 

Overcoming

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/04/overcoming/

 

Because of Yesterday

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/07/because-of-yesterday/

 

Breaking the Circle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/05/breaking-the-circle/

 

Once I Cried

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/08/once-i-cried/

 

Heart-bearing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/18/heart-bearing/

 

path

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/01/06/poem-published-in-lit-up-magazine-2/

 

Of The Same Cloth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/12/of-the-same-cloth-2/

 

Face

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/08/face/

 

After twelve

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/28/after-twelve/

 

Near Daybreak

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/05/near-daybreak/

 

In a Stillness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/31/in-a-stillness/

 

Praying Mantis

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/11/16/praying-mantis/

 

Nightmare

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/25/nightmare/

 

Out of Poverty

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/26/out-of-poverty/

 

For a Lifetime

 

From the Corner of My Eye

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/03/from-the-corner-of-my-eye/

 

Everything Happens

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/28/everything-happens-2/

 

Beyond Instinct or Dreams

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/18/beyond-instinct-or-dreams-2/

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Book 3

Death and other Possibilities

(2000, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHB8M0K; ISBN-10: 1478208163; ISBN-13: 978-1478208167)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/death-and-other-possibilities/

 

 

Sheaves of Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/18/sheaves-of-time-2/

 

Between Two Places

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/19/between-two-places-2/

 

Change

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/19/change/

 

In Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/27/in-time-2/

 

Within This Hour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/28/within-this-hour-2/

 

Falling

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/19/falling/

 

Replenished

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/10/replenished/

 

The Voice That Calls To Me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/01/the-voice-that-calls-to-me/

 

You Were There

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/03/you-were-there-2/

 

In The Tomb

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/19/in-the-tomb/

 

Without Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/20/without-light/

 

To Lie With Luck Again

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/21/to-lie-with-luck-again/

 

Dark Wave

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/22/dark-wave/

 

The Ghosts Around My Bed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/23/the-ghosts-around-my-bed/

 

Home

 

My Love is Waiting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/04/my-love-is-waiting/

 

Without Covers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/10/30/without-covers/

 

The Gift

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/21/the-gift-2/

 

Through the thick middle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/24/through-the-thick-middle/

 

A Day For My Own

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/24/a-day-for-my-own-2/

 

Whole

 

Morning

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/25/morning/

 

Things I Must Learn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/18/things-i-must-learn-3/

 

New Commitment

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/20/new-commitment-2/

 

Spiral

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/17/spiral/

 

Dad (an eulogy)

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/22/dad-an-eulogy/

 

In the Gully of Things

 

Open

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/18/open/

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/25/open-2/

 

Friendship

 

Like a harmonica

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/06/like-a-harmonica/

 

Pregnant After a Death

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/07/pregnant-after-a-death/

 

Imagination

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/27/imagination/

 

Bright

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/15/bright/

 

Transfigured

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/07/22/transfigured/

 

In My Bones

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/10/in-my-bones/

 

My Place

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/02/my-place/

 

I Found You Singing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/17/i-found-you-singing/

 

Recovered

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/09/recovered-2/

 

Silence

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/14/silence/

 

Like A Wave

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/11/like-a-wave/

 

In This Garden

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/12/in-this-garden/

 

before

 

The Gentle Seed

 

As One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/01/as-one/

 

Of Fears and Thankfulness

 

On the bed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/26/on-the-bed/

 

In The Fire

 

Eight Months

 

BloodsuckerDeath

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/20/bloodsuckerdeath/

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/27/bloodsuckerdeath-2/

 

Pregnant

 

Almost to the Other Side

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/21/almost-to-the-other-side/

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/28/almost-to-the-other-side-2/

 

When the last tie is broken

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/23/when-the-last-tie-is-broken/

 

I still think of you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/19/i-still-think-of-you/

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/26/i-still-think-of-you-2/

 

At Sunrise

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/07/at-sunrise/

 

If We Are So Lucky

 

Seeing Shadows

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/27/seeing-shadows/

 

Lifted

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/28/lifted/

 

Anniversary

 

A Month Before Birth

 

Autumn

 

We Walk Again

 

In Preparation

 

Without Hunger

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/22/without-hunger/

 

my child

 

Not a Ghost

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/06/not-a-ghost/

 

Break the Chain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/21/break-the-chain/

 

When Sleep Will Not Come

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/29/when-sleep-will-not-come/

 

Spring

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/08/spring/

 

Our Little Pushkin

 

Breaking Through

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/09/breaking-through/

 

Stale Goodbye

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/01/stale-goodbye/

 

In the centre

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/23/in-the-centre/

 

Sweet

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/18/sweet/

 

A Moment of Clarity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/02/a-moment-of-clarity/

 

Daughter

 

The Road Chosen

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/03/the-road-has-chosen/

 

Of Manna and God

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/10/god-and-manna/

 

It is

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/24/it-is/

 

What Is Good

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/25/what-is-good/

 

A Matter of Risk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/06/01/a-matter-of-risk/

 

A Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/31/a-day/

 

An Infant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/30/an-infant/

 

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Book 4

Outliving the Inevitable

(2002, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHBYD1W; ISBN-10: 1478220295; ISBN-13: 978-1478220299)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/outliving-the-inevitable/

 

 

Overall

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/12/overall/

 

Releasing

 

The Voice We Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/13/the-voice-we-love/

 

Change of Address

 

Message

 

Because of You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/04/because-of-you/

 

Faltering

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/03/faltering/

 

Shock

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/04/shock/

 

On Valentine’s Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/03/on-valentines-day/

 

A New Destiny

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/21/a-new-destiny-2/

 

End of an Era

 

The Holding On

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/23/the-holding-on/

 

I Heard

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/30/i-heard/

 

Mother

 

All Hands Down

 

One True Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/14/one-true-love/

 

Every Strand of Hair

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/15/every-strand-of-hair/

 

Resignation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/15/resignation/

 

The Need to Stumble

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/16/the-need-to-stumble/

 

Outliving the Inevitable

 

Fear

 

My Little Wonder

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/08/my-little-wonder/

 

You who saw

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/05/you-who-saw/

 

The God I Follow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/20/the-god-i-follow/

 

The Ride

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/10/poem-published-in-full-of-crow/

 

On Edge

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/02/on-edge/

 

The Ways of Ingratitude

 

With a mother’s lips

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/05/with-a-mothers-lips/

 

Oasis

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/17/oasis/

 

Let Us Show A Tender Love . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/16/let-us-show-a-tender-love/

 

Clothing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/02/clothing/

 

Difficult Neighbours

 

Spring Too

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/01/spring-too/

 

Finding Direction

 

Making Amends

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/11/making-amends/

 

For This Colour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/03/for-this-colour/

 

Days I Discover

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/12/days-i-discover/

 

Beyond the Grave

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/05/beyond-the-grave-2/

 

Stage

 

Sacred Beginnings

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/06/sacred-beginnings/

 

Dementia

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/14/dementia/

 

Enslaved

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/05/enslaved/

 

No Other Way

 

The Last One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/13/the-last-one/

 

Small Thing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/08/small-thing/

 

Tunnels

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/31/tunnels/

 

A Way To Survive

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/29/a-way-to-survive/

 

As Mad As Mine

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/24/as-mad-as-mine/

 

As We Walk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/06/as-we-walk-3/

 

Her Gift

 

Birthday Vision

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/25/birthday-vision/

 

My Little Girl

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/19/my-little-girl/

 

My Body Goes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/10/02/my-body-goes/

 

Child

 

Vocation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/30/vocation/

 

Other Side

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/19/other-side/

 

What We Know

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/04/what-we-know/

 

Fatal

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/09/fatal/

 

In One Swoop

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/10/in-one-swoop/

 

It is not new

 

At Fifteen Months

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/11/at-fifteen-months/

 

love is love

 

Keep On Moving

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/12/keep-on-moving/

 

Death is losing all limitations.

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/11/death-is-losing-all-limitations/

 

Funeral

 

Rival

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/13/rival/

 

Keeping In Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/15/keeping-in-time/

 

Almost a Girl

 

Flurries

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/14/flurries/

 

Otherwise

 

At Last

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/16/at-last/

 

Bellythroes of God

 

Ours

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/31/ours/

 

Traces

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/23/traces/

 

Still brimming with awe,

 

High Hill

 

Not Afraid

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/17/not-afraid/

 

Through the girdle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/21/through-the-girdle/

 

Morning Glory

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/26/morning-glory-2/

 

This Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/26/this-love/

 

Door With No Dreams

 

In League With . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/01/in-league-with/

 

Down The Limb

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/12/down-the-limb/

 

Found

 

Shift

 

Girl

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/07/girl-2/

 

Call Me By Name

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/19/call-me-by-name/

 

Did I Dream?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/13/did-i-dream/

 

Letting Go

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/18/letting-go/

 

In Perspective

 

Down The Rusted Needle

 

By This Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/30/by-this-love/

 

Hit The Mark

 

Salvation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/07/salvation/

.

.

.

Book 5

Into My Mortal

(2004, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHFGOB0; ISBN-10: 147822858X; ISBN-13: 978-1478228585)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/into-my-mortal/

 

 

New Era

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/17/changing-eras/

 

Vacant Underground

 

SomeOne New

 

I Do Not Try To Understand

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/20/i-do-not-try-to-understand/

 

Under My Skin

 

Corner of a Dream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/21/corner-of-a-dream/

 

In The Name

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/22/in-the-name/

 

New Tree in the Garden

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/23/new-tree-in-the-garden/

 

Hard Pressed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/22/hard-pressed/

 

Interlude

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/11/interlude-2/

 

Only One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/19/only-one/

 

Six Months Pregnant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/24/six-months-pregnant/

 

For Life

 

Kind Escape

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/10/03/kind-escape-2/

 

Pulled from the Lifeless Waters

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/24/pulled-from-the-lifeless-waters/

 

Hard As Cain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/23/hard-as-cain-2/

 

One Little Heart

 

Looking At Pictures

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/25/looking-at-pictures/

 

Storm

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/10/storm/

 

Listening to the Talk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/26/listening-to-the-talk/

 

Pure and Plastic

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/08/pure-and-plastic/

 

Born

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/13/born/

 

How Lucky I Am

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/05/how-lucky-i-am/

 

In Doubt

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/11/in-doubt/

 

Hard Time Singing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/31/hard-time-singing/

 

Hood

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/11/hood/

 

Out From Under

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/24/out-from-under/

 

No Direction

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/10/no-direction/

 

I Know That

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/06/i-know-that/

 

Until The Ladder Shows

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/06/until-the-ladder-shows/

 

New House

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/30/new-house/

 

Tribe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/27/tribe/

 

Flies

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/12/flies-2/

 

Still

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/25/still-2/

 

Every Height I Fall

 

Legacy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/04/legacy/

 

Serpent in my Shoe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/24/serpent-in-my-shoe/

 

On this Dock

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/01/on-this-dock/

 

Thinking Outside

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/06/9845/

 

I Long To Know

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/03/i-long-to-know/

 

Mustard Seed

 

This Vision In Hiding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/18/this-vision-in-hiding/

 

Overpass

 

I see the things

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/16/i-see-the-things/

 

I Sleep In The Rain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/04/i-sleep-in-the-rain-2/

 

My Dreams Come

 

Always There

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/13/always-there/

 

Blood Letting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/28/blood-letting/

 

One Grain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/29/one-grain/

 

This Place, running

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/22/this-place-running-2/

 

Under

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/28/under/

 

Transition

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/04/transition/

 

All Things

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/29/all-things/

 

I Was Living

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/08/i-was-living/

 

Turnstile

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/05/turnstile/

 

Longest Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/06/longest-day/

 

I Dreamt

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/08/i-dreamt/

 

Teacher

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/07/teacher/

 

Tangled by the Slow Fire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/04/tangled-by-the-slow-fire/

 

Slice the pony

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/21/slice-the-pony/

 

Jesus in the Counter-Stream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/29/jesus-in-the-counter-stream/

 

On The Line

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/07/on-the-line/

 

They lie down

 

End

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/01/end/

 

A Place For You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/09/a-place-for-you/

 

This Time Over

 

No Hope – For Good

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/08/no-hope-for-good-2/

 

Release

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/12/release-2/

 

The Making of Dreams

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/07/the-making-of-dreams-2/

 

Days Before Birth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/06/days-before-birth/

 

Learning Temperance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/28/learning-temperance/

 

Four Sides

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/08/four-sides-2/

 

It Happened

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/12/14/it-happened/

 

Little boy born

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/30/little-boy-born-2/

 

Dad, I think of you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/09/dad-i-think-of-you-2/

 

Siblings

 

Turned

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/28/turned/

 

Into My Mortal

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/30/into-my-mortal/

 

The Bane of My Hypocrisy

 

Just Believing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/16/just-believing/

 

What Can?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/12/what-can/

 

Friend

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/06/friend/

 

My Little Ones

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/23/my-little-ones/

 

Happy Summer Coming

 

The Vision

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/13/the-vision/

 

Junkie

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/05/junkie/

 

The Thing Ahead

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/01/the-thing-ahead/

 

Desperation/Affirmation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/27/desperationaffirmation/

 

The Last Stance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/19/the-last-stance/

 

I Split

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/03/i-split/

 

Weather

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/27/weather/

 

The Hand That Came

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/22/the-hand-that-came/

 

A Better Life

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/14/a-better-life-2/

 

I forgot to remember

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/04/i-forgot-to-remember/

 

Son – almost one

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/02/son-almost-one/

 

Daughter – almost five

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/17/daughter-almost-five/

 

Island of Wolves

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/10/island-of-wolves/

 

Dark Night

 

It is told again

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/26/it-is-told-again/

 

In The Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/30/in-the-day/

 

The Quiet That Comes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/23/the-quiet-that-comes-2/

 

Arrived

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/14/arrived/

 

Because

 

At Last, Returning

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/09/at-last-returning/

 

The Flood

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/26/the-flood-2/

.

.

.

Book 6

Red Thread – Black Thread

(2006, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHQOJFW; ISBN-10: 1478244186; ISBN-13: 978-1478244189)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/red-thread-black-thread/

 

 

 

the sub-angels

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/24/the-sub-angels/

 

Far and Here

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/20/far-and-here/

 

How Like

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/09/how-like/

 

A Newly-Patterned Fingerprint

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/29/a-newly-patterned-fingerprint-published-in-boston-poetry-magazine/

 

Happiness Approaching

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/20/17224/

 

A New Front Door

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/31/a-new-front-door/

 

Shore

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/27/shore/

 

We Arrive

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/07/we-arrive/

 

Blown

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/11/blown-2/

 

In Front

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/15/in-front/

 

Torn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/30/torn/

 

Ill

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/10/ill-2/

 

A thank-you-note

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/02/a-thank-you-note/

 

Headlock

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/10/06/headlock/

 

Until

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/28/until/

 

They Took

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/01/they-took/

 

Home

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/29/home/

 

Gone Blind

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/07/gone-blind-3/

 

Remembering

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/05/remembering/

 

Threshold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/21/threshold/

 

Freedom to Admit

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/08/freedom-to-admit/

 

An Act of Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/22/an-act-of-love/

 

Draw Near

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/24/draw-near-2/

 

What I Shine For

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/13/what-i-shine-for/

 

One Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/05/one-light/

 

The bough breaks

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/14/the-bough-breaks/

 

Faces of hope

 

First and Only

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/17/first-and-only-2/

 

Another Level

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/14/another-level/

 

My Flower

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/05/my-flower/

 

Lost Shadow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/20/lost-shadow/

 

His Glimmer Escapes, Then Grows

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/04/his-glimmer-escapes-then-grows/

 

We Ask For Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/07/we-ask-for-light/

 

Insecure

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/06/insecure/

 

Forest Fire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/10/forest-fire/

 

We Hold These Persons

 

Something to See

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/27/something-to-see/

 

The Bite

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/30/the-bite/

 

By The Days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/31/by-the-days/

 

The Wind

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/28/the-wind/

 

Blizzard

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/08/blizzard/

 

A Deal

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/26/a-deal/

 

Wallpaper Stars

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/26/wallpaper-stars/

 

To Leave This Sickness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/09/to-leave-this-sickness/

 

Now You Know

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/19/now-you-know/

 

Liquid Art

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/04/liquid-art/

 

The Burn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/27/the-burn/

 

Pitstop

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/19/pitstop/

 

The Day Is Like

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/03/the-day-is-like/

 

Faith

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/20/faith/

 

The Luminous Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/25/the-luminous-light/

 

In

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/01/in/

 

Where Love Draws The Line

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/29/where-love-draws-the-line/

 

The Path Least Expected

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/10/the-path-least-expected/

 

Feral

 

I Will Not

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/11/i-will-not/

 

The Singular Sky

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/12/the-singular-sky/

 

It May Be Coming

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/13/it-may-be-coming/

 

Compromise

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/14/compromise/

 

Hostage

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/15/hostage/

 

Our Days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/13/our-days-2/

 

Airtight

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/02/airtight/

 

Susceptible Creatures

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/16/susceptible-creatures/

 

After this

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/03/after-this/

 

Promise

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/04/promise-2/

 

A Change To Cherish

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/22/a-change-to-cherish/

 

Thunder To Cross

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/05/thunder-to-cross/

 

Gifted

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/06/gifted/

 

In The Thighs

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/21/in-the-thighs/

 

The Mind That Sings

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/11/the-mind-that-sings/

 

From Us Two

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/18/from-us-two/

 

The struggle of water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/07/the-struggle-of-water/

 

Five Days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/17/five-days/

 

Another Station

 

Exhumed

 

I see the light I thought I lost

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/18/i-see-the-light-i-thought-i-lost/

 

What I found

 

The stone

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/05/the-stone/

 

Regret

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/04/regret/

 

Resolve

 

Take This!

 

Heat

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/06/heat/

 

Blind Spot

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/13/blind-spot/

 

Without Soul

 

Crossroads

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/05/crossroads/

 

Easter Faith

 

Days that dismantle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/07/days-that-dismantle/

 

Looking Up

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/29/looking-up/

 

Choice.

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/28/choice/

 

In My Corner

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/12/in-my-corner/

 

Nothing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/27/nothing/

 

Trap

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/16/trap/

 

Let The Joy In

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/16/let-the-joy-in-2/

 

Perfect Home

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/19/perfect-home/

 

Tomorrow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/25/tomorrow/

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Book 7

The Many Lights of Eden

(2008, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHTR6IQ; ISBN-10: 1478249153; ISBN-13: 978-1478249153)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/the-many-lights-of-eden/

 

 

Seeing Under Seeing Over

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/21/seeing-under-seeing-over-2/

 

On My Belly

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/06/on-my-belly/

 

At Ease

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/25/at-ease/

 

Blend

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/02/blend/

 

The Many Lights of Eden

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/29/the-many-lights-of-eden/

 

Only

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/11/only/

 

OnlyOneGod

 

Edge of Reason

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/28/edge-of-reason/

 

Acceptance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/12/10347/

 

Rilke

 

Message to My Other

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/26/message-to-my-other/

 

Husband II

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/19/husband-2/

 

I Was Soothed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/29/i-was-soothed/

 

Cutting the Bond

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/08/cutting-the-bond/

 

For My Son

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/03/21389/

 

Before a Day of Light

 

Strange Gifts of Grace

 

Blank Stare

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/24/blank-stare/

 

Over the Top

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/16/over-the-top/

 

Odie

 

Whitewashing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/12/29/whitewashing/

 

Courage Where I Lie

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/07/courage-where-i-lie/

 

No Raft – No Ocean

 

The Sweet Glory of Imagination

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/27/the-sweet-glory-of-imagination-thins-as-it-expands/

 

Under The Rib Cage

 

Minimal

 

Horizon

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/28/horizon/

 

The Wall I Walk Through

 

Into the oil of your significance

 

I Try To Breathe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/09/i-try-to-breathe/

 

I felt the day fail you

 

Drove Me Down

 

A Piece

 

Undefined

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/24/undefined-2/

 

Childhood cracked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/30/childhood-cracked-2/

 

Cull the Extremes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/11/cull-the-extremes/

 

When

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/05/when/

 

Ghost of Poverty

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/07/ghost-of-poverty/

 

Eating from an imaginary spoon

 

Introvert

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/10/introvert/

 

In time the journey

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/29/in-time-the-journey/

 

One Wing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/06/on-wing/

 

Secret

 

Son of no one

 

End of reason

 

Rooms of Joy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/20/rooms-of-joy/

 

Funeral Wake

 

I Could Have

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/06/i-could-have/

 

I think I was

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/12/i-think-i-was/

 

Because I love you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/09/because-i-love-you/

 

Under a bushel

 

Living With Myself

 

Crack

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/30/crack/

 

Listening

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/24/listening/

 

Connection

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/05/connection/

 

Once made of stone

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/16/once-made-of-stone-wellesley-street/

 

Alive

 

Greenhouse

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/31/greenhouse/

 

Nightlight

 

Expression is Purpose

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/18/expression-is-purpose/

 

The Hardest Thing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/13/the-hardest-thing/

 

Redemption

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/14/redemption/

 

Room, no room

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/24/room-no-room/

 

Remedy or false start

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/22/remedy-or-false-start/

 

Letting it out

 

Little One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/01/little-one/

 

Plucked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/03/plucked/

 

Pilgrimage

 

My Water Was

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/17/my-water-was/

 

Let the wound not win

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/16/let-the-wound-not-win/

 

Sunday/Sabbath

 

Days with little favour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/17/days-with-little-favour/

 

The Path Before

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/09/the-path-before/

 

Wish

 

Where I Stand

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/08/where-i-stand/

 

The Last Layer

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/14/the-last-layer/

 

Jesus in my basement

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/15/jesus-in-my-basement/

 

Plight of the freelance underdog

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/15/plight-of-the-freelance-underdog/

 

Before Atonement

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/23/before-atonement/

 

I Am This Creature

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/19/i-am-this-creature-drenched-in-mute-history-2/

 

I will not be sorry

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/15/i-will-not-be-sorry/

 

deeper layer of love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/25/deeper-layer-of-love/

 

The Long Pitstop

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/08/the-long-pitstop/

 

God and Manna

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/10/god-and-manna/

 

Parameters

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/21/parameters/

 

Toy Box

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/28/toy-box/

 

Heaven must be active

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/21/heaven-must-be-active-not-innate/

 

Slicing the cord

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/29/slicing-the-cord/

 

The Flat Plane of Imaginary Heaven

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/06/04/the-flat-plane-of-imaginary-heaven-2/

 

Release II

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/29/release/

 

Lines

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/15/lines/

 

The Blueness Within

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/06/the-blueness-within/

 

My Ever-Ghost

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/19/my-ever-ghost/

 

Renaissance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/26/renaissance-2/

 

When I Lean Closer

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/12/when-i-lean-closer-2/

 

I Find Clarity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/12/i-find-clarity/

 

I sing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/27/i-sing-2/

 

It is not

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/25/it-is-not/

 

When The Storm Hits

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/03/when-the-storm-hits/

 

Underline

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/18/underline/

 

This Hope

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/07/new-poem-not-a-poem/

 

Place of Undetermined Distinction

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/19/place-of-undetermined-distinction/

 

Marseille

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/08/29/marseille/

 

Vow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/23/vow/

 

The taste

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/08/the-taste-2/

 

The Clear Knife

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/29/the-clear-knife-2/

 

Change/Conquest of myself

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/28/poem-published-in-kalkion/

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Book 8

Pushing Through the Jelly Fire

(2010, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHXZYOA; ISBN-10: 1478256567; ISBN-13: 978-1478256564)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/pushing-through-the-jelly-fire/

 

 

Only for a time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/11/only-for-a-time/

 

By This Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/13/by-this-light-2/

 

Eagle

 

I Leave Whole

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/20/i-leave-whole/

 

Lost members of my tribe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/15/lost-members-of-my-tribe/

 

This spirit is speaking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/15/this-spirit-is-speaking-2/

 

Three days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/16/three-days/

 

Walks

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/29/walks/

 

Something

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/21/23098/

 

Slowly, without reason

 

Getting Up

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/16/getting-up/

 

The oceans spill into a cup.

 

Almost There

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/28/almost-there/

 

Impossible, Only Possible Way

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/17/impossible-only-possible-way/

 

Alone

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/19/alone/

 

A day called blackout

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/23/a-day-called-blackout/

 

The Gift of Fire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/23/the-gift-of-fire/

 

A Good Perspective

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/08/a-good-perspective/

 

More

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/20/more/

 

Golden Eagle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/01/golden-eagle/

 

pause

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/20/pause-2/

 

Entrance Door

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/27/entrance-door/

 

Interval of Parting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/06/interval-of-parting/

 

Out of Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/21/out-of-time/

 

Speak

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/15/speak/

 

When we land

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/17/when-we-land/

 

With Power

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/01/with-power/

 

Saves

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/01/13/saves/

 

How does the seed know the sun

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/16/how-does-a-seed-know-the-sun-from-beneath-the-earth-but-by-the-warmth/

 

Time does not

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/20/time-does-not/

 

Covenant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/18/covenant/

 

To Be Brave

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/02/to-be-brave/

 

Take

 

Just before

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/30/just-before/

 

Taking off my hood

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/23/taking-off-my-hood/

 

World

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/10/world/

 

Lesson Learned

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/12/05/lesson-learned/

 

I have to push deep,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/11/i-have-to-push-deep/

 

For Randy

 

Tied

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/21/tied/

 

A Way To Joy

 

When That Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/04/whe-that-day/

 

I see

 

It Just Moves

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/23/it-just-moves/

 

Hell is High

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/22/hell-is-high/

 

Release Me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/02/release-me/

 

If I Get There

 

No Ground

 

Chapel

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/26/chapel/

 

Meeting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/24/meeting/

 

How To Chain The Madness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/28/how-to-chain-the-madness-3/

 

Seeing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/09/seeing/

 

Hands Open

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/23/hands-open/

 

Months Before Resurrection

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/17/months-before-resurrection/

 

Change of Destiny

 

For My Children

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/30/for-my-children-2/

 

Remember

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/13/remember/

 

Before I Go

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/15/before-i-go/

 

Who?

 

It is time

 

From the days

 

Pathway

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/01/06/pathway/

 

Colour comb the light.

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/25/colour-comb-the-light/

 

I let go

 

Done

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/17/done/

 

Field

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/07/field/

 

Where I Fit

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/06/where-i-fit/

 

August 2

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/03/august-2/

 

The door is

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/12/the-door-is/

 

Love is not a shell

 

By the edge,

 

Walking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/28/walking/

 

Where Corpses Lay Unburied

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/18/where-corpses-lay-unburied/

 

Bare Essentials

 

All the Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/04/all-the-light/

 

Illness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/24/illness/

 

Holding Hands

 

Our Love

 

Will you?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/26/will-you-2/

 

Forging a map

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/26/forging-a-map/

 

The Permanent Matter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/16/the-permanent-matter/

 

I Dive To Rise

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/10/i-dive-to-rise/

 

between my fingers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/09/between-my-fingers/

 

King dead

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/07/king-dead/

 

Otherwise thinking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/23/otherwise-thinking/

 

I go to the crosswalk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/27/i-go-the-the-crosswalk/

 

Your voice

 

Shedding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/10/shedding/

 

I Can’t Land

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/10/31/cant-2/

 

Go

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/11/03/go/

 

Cold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/22/cold/

 

More Than Commitment

 

It Arrived

 

He Must

 

Wounded

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/13/wounded/

 

On Solid Ground

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/31/on-solid-ground/

 

being here

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/01/18/being-here/

 

My hands,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/09/my-hands/

 

I was not a bird

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/22/i-was-not-a-bird/

 

On The Overpass

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/17/on-the-overpass/

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/24/on-the-overpass-2/

 

Growing Up

 

Not Friendship

 

Karma

 

Cocoon

 

Holding Out

 

Saturn on my back

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/27/saturn-on-my-back/

 

Everything turns

 

When This Is Over

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/27/when-this-is-over/

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Book 9

The River is Blind

(2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CICVQ6K; ISBN-10: 1478280131; ISBN-13: 978-1478280132)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/the-river-is-blind/

 

 

 

Deep Breath In

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/08/10/deep-breath-in/

 

Body of Water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/04/body-of-water/

 

Needle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/07/needle-2/

 

What face?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/05/what-face/

 

Back

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/12/18/poem-published-in-pocket-thoughts/

 

Train

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/05/train/

 

Now I am Two

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/06/10365/

 

I see differently

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/23/i-see-differently/

 

It’s been months

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/06/its-been-months/

 

Our Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/09/our-time/

 

Now you are

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/22/now-you-are/

 

Intimacy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/23/poem-published-in-triage-monthly/

 

Time like . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/25/time-like/

 

Attached

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/29/attached/

 

Lament

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/10/lament/

 

The Bells

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/05/the-bells/

 

Dance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/09/01/dance/

 

Rest

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/03/rest/

 

Fidelity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/18/fidelity/

 

Why have I died

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/10/why-have-i-died/

 

long ways and no ways

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/10/long-ways-and-no-ways/

 

Waiting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/18/waiting/

 

I go inside

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/01/i-go-inside/

 

Bowl of candy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/28/bowl-of-candy/

 

I turn the corner and

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/03/i-turn-the-corner-and/

 

Desires traversed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/01/desires-traversed/

 

Seamless

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/24/seamless/

 

Edified

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/23/edified/

 

Will you keep me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/17/will-you-keep-me/

 

Box

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/12/box/

 

Claimed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/10/claimed/

 

It starts

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/22/it-starts/

 

this prevails

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/03/this-prevails/

 

Myopic

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/29/myopic/

 

Open Valve

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/26/open-valve/

 

Our Light Cannot Always Burn Whole

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/31/our-light-cannot-always-burn-whole/

 

Grace mightier than Natural Law

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/16/grace-mightier-than-natural-law/

 

Cropped

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/03/cropped/

 

Yes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/30/yes/

 

Surrogate Dharma

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/06/surrogate-dharma-2/

 

Structures I pretend to own

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/18/structures-i-pretend-to-own/

 

I wait for you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/14/i-wait-for-you/

 

Matrimony

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/12/matrimony/

 

I heard a poet say

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/09/i-heard-a-poet-say/

 

Called

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/08/called/

 

Plastic

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/07/plastic/

 

Sanguine

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/10/sanguine/

 

Quagmire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/21/quagmire/

 

Little Bell

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/29/little-bell/

 

Broken

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/12/broken/

 

Thirst

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/13/thirst/

 

What it is I want

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/22/what-it-is-i-want/

 

Find me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/20/find-me/

 

Emptied

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/16/emptied/

 

Without

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/15/without/

 

better

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/12/better/

 

Stay

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/10/stay/

 

I would not thirst

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/08/i-would-not-thirst/

 

Linked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/02/linked/

 

Something found

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/24/something-found-2/

 

Rapture When Walking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/31/rapture-when-walking-2/

 

Coiled

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/01/20/coiled/

 

Myth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/14/myth/

 

Trickle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/06/trickle/

 

Changing skins

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/03/changing-skins/

 

Madness like Medicine

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/02/madness-like-medicine/

 

Do not define me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/22/do-not-define-me/

 

Too Long

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/28/too-long-2/

 

You Would Not Have Me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/13/you-would-not-have-me/

 

Moments Before Merging

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/08/moments-before-merging/

 

Like Clothes, Concealing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/08/poem-published-in-collective-exile/

 

River

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/23/river-2/

 

At the door

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/04/at-the-door/

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Book 10

Seamless – Collection of Love Poems

(2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CIFTU0G; ISBN-10: 1479304816; ISBN-13: 978-1479304813)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/seamless-a-collection-of-love-poems/

 

Crow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/17/crow-2/

 

Kneel Beside Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/13/kneel-beside-love/

 

Days Without Water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/14/days-without-water/

 

Seizing Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/18/seizing-time/

 

Through That Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/14/through-that-day/

 

Without Opportunity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/12/without-opportunity/

 

In Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/27/in-time-2/

 

Days To Break The Richest Dream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/17/days-to-break-the-richest-dream/

 

On Tour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/06/on-tour/

 

Bonded

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/06/bonded/

 

With These Things

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/01/with-these-things/

 

Dancers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/16/dancers/

 

This Love We Hold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/04/this-love-we-hold/

 

The Foliage of Our Music

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/19/the-foliage-of-our-music/

 

Christened

 

My colours would be grey

 

Together Journeying

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/21/together-journeying/

 

In His Arms

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/06/in-his-arms/

 

Swim

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/04/swim/

 

He is

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/10/he-is/

 

New Lovers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/27/new-lovers/

 

Nights With You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/05/nights-with-you/

 

You are

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/12/27/poem-published-in-the-blue-hour/

 

Of Body and Spirit

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/07/of-body-and-spirit/

 

Wedding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/08/wedding/

 

Show of Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/04/show-of-light-2/

 

I Dreamt

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/08/i-dreamt/

 

Our Days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/13/our-days-2/

 

Vow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/23/vow/

 

Shedding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/10/shedding/

 

By Water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/09/by-water/

 

Heart’s Exchange

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/08/hearts-exchange/

 

The Hope of Lovers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/23/the-hope-of-lovers/

 

Quebec City

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/06/02/quebec-city/

 

Because of Yesterday

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/07/because-of-yesterday/

 

Heart-bearing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/18/heart-bearing/

 

Of The Same Cloth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/12/of-the-same-cloth-2/

 

Face

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/08/face/

 

I Dream This Shelter, This Precipice

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/30/i-dream-this-shelter-this-precipice/

 

Every Hope Inhaled

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/29/21866/

 

For a Lifetime

 

Replenished

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/10/replenished/

 

My Love is Waiting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/04/my-love-is-waiting/

 

Without Covers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/10/30/without-covers/

 

Whole

 

Things I Must Learn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/18/things-i-must-learn-3/

 

As One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/01/as-one/

 

Anniversary

 

We Walk Again

 

On Valentine’s Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/03/on-valentines-day/

 

You who saw

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/05/you-who-saw/

 

Let Us Show A Tender Love . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/16/let-us-show-a-tender-love/

 

As We Walk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/06/as-we-walk-3/

 

Found

 

By This Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/30/by-this-love/

 

Still

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/25/still-2/

 

First and Only

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/17/first-and-only-2/

 

Secret

 

I Could Have

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/06/i-could-have/

 

Alive

 

Greenhouse

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/31/greenhouse/

 

The taste

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/08/the-taste-2/

 

Redemption

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/14/redemption/

 

By This Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/13/by-this-light-2/

 

Slowly, without reason

 

Our Love

 

My hands,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/09/my-hands/

 

When This Is Over

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/27/when-this-is-over/

 

Now I am Two

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/06/10365/

 

Intimacy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/23/poem-published-in-triage-monthly/

 

Time like

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/25/time-like/

 

this prevails

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/03/this-prevails/

 

Rest

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/03/rest/

 

Called

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/08/called/

 

Box

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/12/box/

 

Our Light Cannot Always Burn Whole

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/31/our-light-cannot-always-burn-whole/

 

Yes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/30/yes/

 

Stay

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/10/stay/

 

Linked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/02/linked/

 

Too Long

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/28/too-long-2/

 

Moments Before Merging

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/08/moments-before-merging/

 

River

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/23/river-2/

 

Seamless

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/24/seamless/

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Book 11

If I Get There – Poems of Faith and Doubt, a collection

(2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CIZQGI0; ISBN-10: 1479348740; ISBN-13: 978-1479348749)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/if-i-get-there-poems-of-faith-and-doubt-a-collection/

 

 

Bless The Fallen

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/11/bless-the-fallen/

 

Receiving

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/18/receiving/

 

For This Face Only You Could Alter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/02/for-this-face-only-you-could-alter/

 

Nothing Without You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/28/nothing-without-you/

 

Safe In You

 

The Jesus Fire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/10/the-jesus-fire/

 

Lessons at the End of the Rope

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/07/lessons-at-the-end-of-the-rope/

 

Baptized

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/16/babtized/

 

This

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/13/this/

 

The Quenchable Drain Within

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/07/the-quenchable-drain-within/

 

When I Close My Eyes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/02/when-i-close-my-eyes/

 

Walk Low

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/13/walk-low/

 

Purest Obedience

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/27/purest-obedience/

 

Near Daybreak

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/05/near-daybreak/

 

In A Stillness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/31/in-a-stillness/

 

Sheaves of Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/18/sheaves-of-time-2/

 

Within This Hour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/28/within-this-hour-2/

 

Falling

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/19/falling/

 

You Were There

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/03/you-were-there-2/

 

The Gift

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/21/the-gift-2/

 

New Commitment

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/20/new-commitment-2/

 

Bright

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/15/bright/

 

Recovered

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/09/recovered-2/

 

A Moment of Clarity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/02/a-moment-of-clarity/

 

The Voice We Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/13/the-voice-we-love/

 

Because of You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/04/because-of-you/

 

The God I Follow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/20/the-god-i-follow/

 

On Edge

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/02/on-edge/

 

The Last One

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/13/the-last-one/

 

As Mad As Mine

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/24/as-mad-as-mine/

 

It is not new

 

Bellythroes of God

 

At Last

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/16/at-last/

 

This Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/26/this-love/

 

Call Me By Name

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/19/call-me-by-name/

 

In The Name

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/22/in-the-name/

 

Pulled from the Lifeless Waters

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/24/pulled-from-the-lifeless-waters/

 

I Know That

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/06/i-know-that/

 

Until The Ladder Shows

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/06/until-the-ladder-shows/

 

Always There

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/13/always-there/

 

One Grain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/29/one-grain/

 

Slice the pony

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/21/slice-the-pony/

 

Jesus in the Counter-Stream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/29/jesus-in-the-counter-stream/

 

Turned

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/28/turned/

 

Friend

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/06/friend/

 

The Hand That Came

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/22/the-hand-that-came/

 

The Flood

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/26/the-flood-2/

 

One Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/05/one-light/

 

The bough breaks

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/14/the-bough-breaks/

 

Another Level

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/14/another-level/

 

My Flower

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/05/my-flower/

 

We Ask For Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/07/we-ask-for-light/

 

Faith

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/20/faith/

 

The Luminous Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/25/the-luminous-light/

 

Where Love Draws The Line

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/29/where-love-draws-the-line/

 

In The Thighs

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/21/in-the-thighs/

 

Blind Spot

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/13/blind-spot/

 

Easter Faith

 

Choice.

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/28/choice/

 

Nothing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/27/nothing/

 

Tomorrow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/25/tomorrow/

 

On My Belly

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/06/on-my-belly/

 

I Was Soothed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/29/i-was-soothed/

 

I Try To Breathe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/09/i-try-to-breathe/

 

Drove Me Down

 

Listening

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/24/listening/

 

Letting it out

 

Let the wound not win

 

Jesus in my basement

 

deeper layer of love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/25/deeper-layer-of-love/

 

The Long Pitstop

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/08/the-long-pitstop/

 

Heaven must be active

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/21/heaven-must-be-active-not-innate/

 

Renaissance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/26/renaissance-2/

 

This Hope

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/07/new-poem-not-a-poem/

 

Eagle

 

This spirit is speaking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/15/this-spirit-is-speaking-2/

 

Impossible, Only Possible Way

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/17/impossible-only-possible-way/

 

Speak

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/15/speak/

 

Covenant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/18/covenant/

 

I have to push deep,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/11/i-have-to-push-deep/

 

A Way To Joy

 

Hell is High

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/22/hell-is-high/

 

If I Get There

 

No Ground

 

I let go

 

Bare Essentials

 

On Solid Ground

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/31/on-solid-ground/

 

Lament

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/10/lament/

 

Fidelity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/18/fidelity/

 

Edified

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/23/edified/

 

Will you keep me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/17/will-you-keep-me/

 

Grace mightier than Natural Law

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/16/grace-mightier-than-natural-law/

 

Structures I pretend to own

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/18/structures-i-pretend-to-own/

 

Rapture When Walking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/31/rapture-when-walking-2/

 

Emptied

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/16/emptied/

 

I heard a poet say

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/03/09/i-heard-a-poet-say/

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Book 12

Wallpaper Stars

(2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00DQBDZAW; ISBN-10: 1490499172; ISBN-13: 978-1490499178)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/wallpaper-star/

 

 

Ripples

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/26/ripples/

 

The laws that find me bind me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/08/the-laws-that-find-me-bind-me/

 

Under mosaic whisperings

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/23/under-mosaic-whisperings/

 

Complete, but

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/24/complete-but/

 

Sanctum

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/05/sanctum/

 

Ceramic-tile stuck

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/02/ceramic-tile-stuck/

 

If it is empty then it is empty

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/08/if-it-is-empty-then-it-is-empty/

 

Undertow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/07/undertow/

 

Grazing on the flow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/06/grazing-on-the-flow/

 

Saltwater Sprint

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/20/saltwater-sprint/

 

Our children are orchards

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/09/our-children-are-orchards/

 

The fault of sages

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/12/the-fault-of-sages/

 

Plunging into a chilled lake, muscles arrested, infinity found

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/13/plunging-into-a-chilled-lake-muscles-arrested-infinity-found/

 

Spread your Fullness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/02/spread-your-fullness/

 

If I was responsible

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/03/if-i-was-responsible/

 

Muse,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/10/muse/

 

Growing the grey

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/13/growing-the-grey/

 

Making up questions

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/07/making-up-questions/

 

Soldier

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/09/soldier/

 

Neruda

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/11/neruda/

 

Snowy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/09/snowy/

 

Endure

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/10/endure/

 

The Book

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/01/the-book/

 

Deciding

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/31/deciding/

 

Circle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/14/circle/

 

There are names

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/03/there-are-names/

 

Under the vines

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/08/05/under-the-vines/

 

Lotus

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/08/lotus/

 

Govinda in the mud

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/04/govinda-in-the-mud/

 

The means to obliterate

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/22/the-means-to-obliterate/

 

We sorrowed far when the sky tore,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/09/we-sorrowed-far-when-the-sky-tore/

 

Fill the ghosts with upward rejoicing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/12/23/fill-the-ghosts-with-upward-rejoicing/

 

In Labour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/12/13/in-labour/

 

Fire and more,

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/26/fire-and-more/

 

Where are you? I’ve been calling

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/17/where-are-you-ive-been-calling-2/

 

Tidalwave Making Moon

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/08/tidalwave-making-moon/

 

Before you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/02/before-you/

 

Voice

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/14/voice/

 

Detour

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/24/detour/

 

With the purity of a single intention

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/24/with-the-purity-of-a-single-intention/

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Book 13

For Every Rain – a collection of early poems

(2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00E6Y47OQ; ISBN-10: 1491065656; ISBN-13: 978-1491065655)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/for-every-rain-a-collection-of-early-poems-2/

 

 

Twilight

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/08/31/twilight/

 

Footsteps Passing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/08/footsteps-passing/

 

Kneel Beside Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/13/kneel-beside-love/

 

Watchman Of The Night

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/11/watchman-of-the-night/

 

Wingbeats

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/09/wingbeats/

 

What Saves?

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/26/what-saves/

 

Truth Givers

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/10/06/truth-givers/

 

Stage Fighter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/09/28/stage-fighter/

 

I Will Run

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/03/i-will-run-2/

 

Crow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/17/crow-2/

 

Wax Museum

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/24/wax-museum-2/

 

Somewhere Falling

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/18/somewhere-falling/

 

Faith We Bear

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/20/faith-we-bear/

 

Under Sheets

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/21/under-sheets/

 

The Boy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/27/the-boy/

 

Husband

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/01/husband/

 

For This Face Only You Could Alter

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/02/for-this-face-only-you-could-alter/

 

Raising Grace

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/05/raising-grace/

 

Shroud The Moon

 

Aged Scupltress

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/06/aged-sculptress/

 

Naked Side

 

Mortal Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/12/mortal-love/

 

Departure

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/14/departure/

 

Shell of A Serpent

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/07/shell-of-a-serpent-2/

 

Broken Limb

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/16/broken-limb/

 

Marrakesh

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/17/marrakesh/

 

Last Glimpse Before The Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/13/last-glimpse-before-the-light/

 

Those Who Hunt For Inspiration

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/11/those-who-hunt-for-inspiration/

 

Through Arched Doors

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/04/through-arched-doors/

 

Sunset

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/03/sunset/

 

The Tide To Break A Vaulted Pain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/30/the-tide-to-break-a-vaulted-pain/

 

You came to me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/23/you-came-to-me/

 

Call For The Hour to Clear

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/11/call-for-the-hour-to-clear/

 

When Air-borne Beings Fall

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/28/when-air-borne-beings-fall-2/

 

Denial

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/22/poem-published-in-beatnik/

 

Guardian

 

Giving Roses And Bread

 

Your Body Beyond

 

Preparing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/20/poem-published-in-gloom-cupboard/

 

Sight At Zero

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/20/sight-at-zero-2/

 

Green Haven and You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/17/green-haven-and-you-2/

 

When Small Things Die

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/18/when-small-things-die/

 

Turtle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/16/turtle/

 

What Hands Can Hold

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/15/what-hands-can-hold/

 

Making Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/14/making-love/

 

Miles Without Grace

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/13/miles-without-grace/

 

Germination

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/12/germination/

 

To Wait Without Drowning

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/08/27/to-wait-without-drowning/

 

What a Dream Can Tell

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/07/17/what-a-dream-can-tell/

 

Dostoyevsky

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/01/dostoyevsky/

 

Days Without Water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/14/days-without-water/

 

Desire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2011/09/24/desire/

 

Dark Prophets

 

Newyears

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/18/newyears/

 

Sculptor

 

As We Live

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/20/as-we-live/

 

Here, Inside Us All

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/21/here-inside-us-all/

 

On The Porch

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/22/on-the-porch/

 

Vanishing To Red

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/23/vanishing-to-red/

 

Vault

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/24/vault/

 

After Sight

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/25/after-sight/

 

In The Air

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/26/in-the-air/

 

Winter Walk

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/27/winter-walk/

 

The Loyal Unknown

 

When The City Speaks

 

Humpback

 

Seasick

 

Looking In

 

Light Rich With Innocence

 

How The Sky Came

 

Treading Water

 

I lived in error

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/28/i-lived-in-error/

 

Of Things Unseen

 

For Every Rain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/14/for-every-rain/

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Book 14

Jumana and Perfect Love – two poetic prose pieces

(2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00E74B45A; ISBN-10: 1491081465; ISBN-13: 978-1491081464)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/jumana-and-perfect-love/

 

 

Jumana

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/19/jumana/

 

Perfect Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/15/perfect-love-2/

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Book 15

Walkways

 

(2014, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00OR1VVH4; ISBN-10: 1502792133; ISBN-13: 978-1502792136)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/walkways/

 

 

 

Riverstones

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/11/riverstones/

 

I go into crazy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/15/i-go-into-crazy/

 

Kill the Poet

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/17/kill-the-poet/

 

A blind theme of sensual deliverance

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/30/a-blind-theme-of-sensual-deliverance/

 

Cupped

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/25/cupped/

 

Circle lifted

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/11/circle-lifted/

 

If I see

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/02/if-i-see/

 

Seepage

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/01/seepage/

 

A Gathering of Birds

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/05/a-gathering-of-birds/

 

Balanced Repertoire

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/17/balanced-repertoire/

 

Tell me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/07/tell-me/

 

Doubt

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/06/doubt/

 

Within Reach

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/07/within-reach/

 

You are wrong

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/22/you-are-wrong/

 

Mystic

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/02/mystic/

 

Walkways

https://allisongrayhurst.com/walkways-the-poem/

 

In and out of Spain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/24/in-and-out-of-spain/

 

Past obligation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/08/past-obligation/

 

I moved like a moon

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/07/28/i-moved-like-a-moon/

 

A weighted bliss in the lonely light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/25/a-weighted-bliss-in-the-lonely-light/

 

Evolution for some, not for all

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/29/evolution-for-some-not-for-all/

 

Creativity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/10/creativity-2/

 

Master-piece

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/27/master-piece/

 

Matchstick, acorn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/11/matchstick-acorn-hill/

 

Currents

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/08/currents/

 

Paired

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/01/paired/

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Book 16

As My Blindness Burns – three long poems

(2014 Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00OS7HFZY; ISBN-10: 1502838265; ISBN-13: 978-1502838261)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/as-my-blindness-burns-three-long-poems/

 

 

As My Blindness Burn

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/23/as-my-blindness-burns/

 

Dad – an eulogy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/22/dad-an-eulogy/

 

Walkways

https://allisongrayhurst.com/walkways-the-poem/

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Book 17

Our Children Are Orchards – collected poems about animals, children and pregnancy

(2015, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00TZDDP5K; ISBN-10: 1508582920; ISBN-13: 978-1508582922)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/our-children-are-orchards-collected-poems-about-animals-children-and-pregnancy/

 

 

Mother chimp

 

For Waldo

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/15/for-waldo/

 

Shyla

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/28/shyla/

 

You came to me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/23/you-came-to-me/

 

Because of course

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/21/because-of-course-2/

 

Guardian

 

When Small Things Die

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/18/when-small-things-die/

 

Turtle

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/16/turtle/

 

Humpback

 

Light Rich With Innocence

 

Raising Grace

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/05/raising-grace/

 

The Boy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/27/the-boy/

 

Girl

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/07/girl-2/

 

A Month Unthawed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/15/a-month-unthawed/

 

Donkey

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/06/donkey/

 

Child Unconceived

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/18/child-unconceived/

 

Animal Sanctuary

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/01/animal-sanctuary/

 

After twelve

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/28/after-twelve/

 

I Found You Singing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/17/i-found-you-singing/

 

Before

 

The Gentle Seed

 

Pregnant

 

In Preparation

 

My Child

 

Our Little Pushkin

 

Sweet

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/18/sweet/

 

Daughter

 

A Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/31/a-day/

 

An Infant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/30/an-infant/

 

My Little Wonder

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/08/my-little-wonder/

 

With a mother’s lips

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/05/with-a-mothers-lips/

 

Sacred Beginnings

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/06/sacred-beginnings/

 

Her Gift

 

My Little Girl

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/19/my-little-girl/

 

Child

 

At Fifteen Months

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/02/11/at-fifteen-months/

 

Almost A Girl

 

Under My Skin

 

New Tree in the Garden

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/23/new-tree-in-the-garden/

 

Six Months Pregnant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/24/six-months-pregnant/

 

One Little Heart

 

How Lucky I Am

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/02/05/how-lucky-i-am/

 

Tribe

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/27/tribe/

 

Mustard Seed

 

A Place For You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/11/09/a-place-for-you/

 

Days Before Birth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/05/06/days-before-birth/

 

Little boy born

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/11/30/little-boy-born-2/

 

Siblings

 

My Little Ones

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/23/my-little-ones/

 

A Better Life

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/12/14/a-better-life-2/

 

Son – almost one

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/03/02/son-almost-one/

 

Daughter – almost five

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/03/17/daughter-almost-five/

 

Faces of hope

 

Wallpaper Stars

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/26/wallpaper-stars/

 

From Us Two

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/18/from-us-two/

 

For My Son

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/03/21389/

 

Feral

 

Odie

 

Rooms of Joy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/20/rooms-of-joy/

 

Because I love you

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/09/because-i-love-you/

 

Greenhouse

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/31/greenhouse/

 

Toy Box

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/28/toy-box/

 

Little one

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/01/little-one/

 

Lost members of my tribe

 

For Randy

 

Tied

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/21/tied/

 

For My Children

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/30/for-my-children-2/

 

Snowy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/09/snowy/

 

Our children are orchards

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/09/our-children-are-orchards/

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Book 18

Fire and more,

(2016, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B01BO7P7DM; ISBN-13: 978-1517327279; ISBN-10: 151732727X)

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/fire-and-more/

 

 

new poem – not a poem

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/06/06/new-poem-not-a-poem-2/

 

Fisherman

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/03/fisherman/

 

Old Goriot

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/02/old-goriot/

 

Gastown

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/05/gastown/

 

If You Wait…

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/26/if-you-wait/

 

More than theory

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/10/more-than-theory/

 

Discovery

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/11/discovery/

 

Blue World

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/27/blue-world/

 

Solider Boy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/28/solider-boy/

 

After Love . . .

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/31/after-love/

 

How We Live

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/23/how-we-live/

 

When The City Speaks

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/22/when-the-city-speaks/

 

In Waiting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/17/in-waiting/

 

My Tiger Lilly

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/18/my-tiger-lilly/

 

Lost Night

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/30/lost-night/

 

Fish Hook

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/03/fish-hook/

 

Love’s Atmosphere

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/01/loves-atmosphere/

 

Over the Wishing Pond

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/09/over-the-wishing-pond/

 

When I Close My Eyes

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/02/when-i-close-my-eyes/

 

The Flower’s Womb

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/30/the-flowers-womb/

 

Lost

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/28/lost/

 

At The End

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/25/at-the-end/

 

Gloria

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/04/gloria/

 

This Love

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/26/this-love/

 

Giving Roses and Bread

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/01/giving-roses-and-bread/

 

So long and lucky

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/29/so-long-and-lucky/

 

When He Left You

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/19/when-he-left-you/

 

The one good thing to make good all things

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/18/the-one-good-thing-to-make-good-all-things/

 

Green Is This Day

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/13/green-is-this-day/

 

Last Gesture Before Sleep

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/14/last-gesture-before-sleep/

 

Chinaglass Smile

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/15/chinaglass-smile/

 

Beggar Island

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/16/beggar-island/

 

Anticipation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/17/anticipation/

 

Little

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/09/little/

 

Last Beat

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/10/last-beat/

 

pure captivity

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/25/pure-captivity/

 

Requiem

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/08/06/requiem/

 

Crystal dark

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/04/crystal-dark/

 

All one child

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/07/20/all-one-child/

 

When I met an angel she was on a subway car

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/17/when-i-met-an-angel-she-was-on-a-subway-car/

 

Purged

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/09/purged/

 

Effie

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/01/17/effie/

 

But I was…

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/30/but-i-was/

 

No Stone  No God

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/13/no-stone-no-god/

 

Empty drawer

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/09/empty-drawer/

 

I can see the sun

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/15/i-can-see-the-sun/

 

Entering the organic spa-spot

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/21/entering-the-organic-spa-spot/

 

Rite of Passage

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/15/rite-of-passage/

 

I have been born

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/16/i-have-been-born/

 

dead cold moon

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/27/dead-cold-moon/

 

The Stain

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/26/the-stain/

 

See

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/25/see/

 

Blue light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/25/blue-light/

 

I am a definition

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/19/i-am-a-definition/

 

…I exit!

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/22/i-exist/

 

Too damaged to be renewed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/20/too-damaged-to-be-renewed/

 

Riding bareback

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/21/riding-bareback/

 

If I knew this haunting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/24/if-i-knew-this-haunting/

 

And though the news is bad

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/23/and-though-the-news-is-bad/

 

Trial and Witness

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/05/trail-and-witness/

 

Make the wind

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/17/make-the-wind/

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Book 19

Currents – pastlife poems

(2016, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B01FV5EYTQ; ISBN-13: 978-1533311269; ISBN-10: 1533311269) 

 

Links to read each poem within the book:

(please note if there is no link, the poem is only available to read in the book)

 

 

Read book in full here:

https://allisongrayhurst.com/links-to-poems-by-title/currents-pastlife-poems/

 

 

Watchman Of The Night

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/11/watchman-of-the-night/

 

I Will Run

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/03/i-will-run-2/

 

Wax Museum

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/04/24/wax-museum-2/

 

The Boy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/27/the-boy/

 

Marrakesh

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/17/marrakesh/

 

Guardian

 

Sight at Zero

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/04/20/sight-at-zero-2/

 

Dostoyevsky

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/01/dostoyevsky/

 

As I Sleep

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/24/as-i-sleep/

 

You came to me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/23/you-came-to-me/

 

Swim

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/04/swim/

 

Once

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/05/once/

 

Here, I am lifted

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/03/10/here-i-am-lifted/

 

Surrender

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/02/surrender/

 

Dream

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/26/dream/

 

When Air-borne Beings Fall

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/28/when-air-borne-beings-fall-2/

 

After Sight

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/08/25/after-sight/

 

Childhood cracked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/06/30/childhood-cracked-2/

 

Room, no room

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/24/room-no-room/

 

The Path Before

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/09/the-path-before/

 

Jesus in my basement

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/15/jesus-in-my-basement/

 

Before Atonement

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/23/before-atonement/

 

The Long Pitstop

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/08/the-long-pitstop/

 

When I Lean Closer

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/06/12/when-i-lean-closer-2/

 

Marseille

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/08/29/marseille/

 

A thank-you-note

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/04/02/a-thank-you-note/

 

First and Only

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/17/first-and-only-2/

 

Wallpaper Stars

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/26/wallpaper-stars/

 

In My Corner

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/12/in-my-corner/

 

This spirit is speaking

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/15/this-spirit-is-speaking-2/

 

Entrance Door

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/27/entrance-door/

 

Covenant

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/12/18/covenant/

 

Just before

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/30/just-before/

 

I see differently

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/09/23/i-see-differently/

 

River

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/05/23/river-2/

 

Broken

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/12/broken/

 

What it is I want

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/02/22/what-it-is-i-want/

 

No Stone  No God

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/13/no-stone-no-god/

 

I can see the sun

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/15/i-can-see-the-sun/

 

I am a definition

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/19/i-am-a-definition/

 

If I knew this haunting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/24/if-i-knew-this-haunting/

 

I moved like a moon

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/07/28/i-moved-like-a-moon/

 

Evolution for some, not for all

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/29/evolution-for-some-not-for-all/

 

Master-piece

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/02/27/master-piece/

 

Undertow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/10/07/undertow/

 

Govinda in the mud

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/04/govinda-in-the-mud/

 

Neruda

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/11/neruda/

 

The Book

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/02/01/the-book/

 

There are names

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/12/03/there-are-names/

 

Myth

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/14/myth/

 

Three days

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/09/16/three-days/

 

Meeting

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/24/meeting/

 

Months Before Resurrection

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/17/months-before-resurrection/

 

I was not a bird

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/03/22/i-was-not-a-bird/

 

Husband II

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/11/19/husband-2/

 

All the Light

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/04/all-the-light/

 

When This Is Over

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2012/04/27/when-this-is-over/

 

Cutting the Bond

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/08/cutting-the-bond/

 

When

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/05/05/when/

 

I think I was

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/12/i-think-i-was/

 

Connection

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/05/connection/

 

Vow

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/06/23/vow/

 

Once made of stone – Wellesley Street

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/05/16/once-made-of-stone-wellesley-street/

 

Draw Near

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/24/draw-near-2/

 

The Wind

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/10/28/the-wind/

 

Interlude

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/09/11/interlude-2/

 

The Hand That Came

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/06/22/the-hand-that-came/

 

The Ride

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2013/07/10/poem-published-in-full-of-crow/

 

Tunnels

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/01/31/tunnels/

 

High Hill

 

Salvation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2015/07/07/salvation/

 

In Time

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/04/27/in-time-2/

 

The laws that find me bind me

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2014/01/08/the-laws-that-find-me-bind-me/

 

I have been born

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/05/16/i-have-been-born/

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Book 20

The Fault of Sages

(2017, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ISBN-13: 978-1544785646; ISBN-10: 154478564X)

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I will make my way across the water

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/28/i-will-make-my-way-across-the-water/

 

Drift

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/27/drift/

 

Die Together

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/17/die-together/

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Sleep

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/10/sleep/

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Gestation

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/16/gestation/

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Hereditary

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/17/hereditary/

 

If there is anything open

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/21/if-there-is-anything-open/

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Say good, say goodbye

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/02/say-good-say-goodbye/

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My Lord is Majesty (let me)

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/16/my-lord-is-majesty-let-me/

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Chiseling away the template mould

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/15/chiseling-away-the-template-mould/

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Womb

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/14/womb/

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Used blanket

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/20/used-blanket/

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Collector

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/21/collector/

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One longing

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/13/one-longing/

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Bound

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/17/bound/

 

The Clothes We Wear

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/01/the-clothes-we-wear/

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Steel and Spice

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/19/steel-and-spice/

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Cracked

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/02/cracked/

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No Transgressions (starve the ego of its rights)

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/10/21/no-transgressions/

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Unstuck

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/14/unstuck/

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Custodian

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/03/09/custodian/

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If blessed

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/19/if-blessed/

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Calling

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/22/calling/

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Uncut

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/12/20/uncut/

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In Waiting For

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/01/in-waiting-2/

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Harmony

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/05/harmony/

 

Building Walls of Personal Mercy

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/02/03/building-walls-of-personal-mercy/

 

Feminine revising

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2017/01/31/feminine-revising/

 

Beauty is

https://allisongrayhurst.com/2016/11/07/beauty-is/

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Book 1: Journey of the Awakening, 1997, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CH6WO5Y; ISBN-10: 1478189339; ISBN-13: 978-1478189336

Book 2: The Longing to Be, 1998, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CH94ZNK; ISBN-10: 1478197684; ISBN-13: 978-1478197683

Book 3: Death and Other Possibilities, 2000, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHB8M0K; ISBN-10: 1478208163; ISBN-13: 978-1478208167

Book 4: Outliving the Inevitable, 2002, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHBYD1W; ISBN-10: 1478220295; ISBN-13: 978-1478220299

Book 5: Into My Mortal, 2004, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHFGOB0; ISBN-10: 147822858X; ISBN-13: 978-1478228585

Book 6: Red thread – Black thread, 2006, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHQOJFW; ISBN-10: 1478244186; ISBN-13: 978-1478244189

Book 7: The Many Lights of Eden, 2008, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHTR6IQ; ISBN-10: 1478249153; ISBN-13: 978-1478249153

Book 8: Pushing Through The Jelly Fire, 2010, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CHXZYOA; ISBN-10: 1478256567; ISBN-13: 978-1478256564

Book 9: The River is Blind, 2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CICVQ6K; ISBN-10: 1478280131; ISBN-13: 978-1478280132

Book 10: Seamless – A Collection of Love Poems, 2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CIFTU0G; ISBN-10: 1479304816; ISBN-13: 978-1479304813

Book 11: If I Get There – Poems of Faith and Doubt, a collection2012, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00CIZQGI0; ISBN-10: 1479348740; ISBN-13: 978-1479348749

Book 12: Wallpaper Stars, 2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00DQBDZAW; ISBN-10: 1490499172; ISBN-13: 978-1490499178

Book 13: For Every Rain – a collection of early poems, 2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00E6Y47OQ; ISBN-10: 1491065656; ISBN-13: 978-1491065655

Book 14: Jumana and Perfect Love – two poetic prose pieces, 2013, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00E74B45A; ISBN-10: 1491081465; ISBN-13: 978-1491081464

Book 15: Walkways, 2014, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00OR1VVH4; ISBN-10: 1502792133; ISBN-13: 978-1502792136

Book 16: As My Blindness Burns – three long poems, 2014 Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00OS7HFZY; ISBN-10: 1502838265; ISBN-13: 978-1502838261

Book 17: Our Children Are Orchards – collected poems about animals, children and pregnancy, 2015, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B00TZDDP5K; ISBN-10: 1508582920; ISBN-13: 978-1508582922

Book 18: Fire and more, 2016, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN:B01BO7P7DM ; ISBN-13: 978-1517327279; ISBN-10: 151732727X

Book 19: Currents- pastlife poems, 2016, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ASIN: B01FV5EYTQ; ISBN-13: 978-1533311269; ISBN-10: 1533311269 

Book 20: The Fault of Sages, 2017, Edge Unlimited Publishing; ISBN-13: 978-1544785646; ISBN-10: 154478564X

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