Posts Published by Martha Silano

Martha Silano’s most recent book is Gravity Assist (Saturnalia Books, 2019). She co-authored, with Kelli Russell Agodon, The Daily Poet: Day-by-Day Prompts for Your Writing Practice. Martha teaches at Bellevue College and Seattle’s Hugo House.

Ghazal for My Mother

She’d listen closely, then gently remind Such is life!Her mantra: don’t live a coulda shoulda woulda life. Tucked me to bed with when the blaze is blue, and the lamp-wick sputters, and the wind goes…

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