Month: February 2017

Shirley Temples and Long Island Iced Teas

Shirley Temples and Long Island Iced Teas a poem by Kris Jordan (c) 2013 *this was orginally published in Anything Prose and Poetry, Too! (Anassa Publications, LLC) Our date was on Saturday morning I skipped cartoons to seal my hair back with a barrette Wiggled into a ruffle trimmed dress You wore cowboy boots and […]

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Let’s Go, Poem by Kris Jordan

Let’s Go Poem © Kris Jordan 2016 Move to Albuquerque with me. We’ll buy a small stucco home with a back patio full of sun that shines into the house and makes it glow orange. Wake up beside me as we lay on top of way too many blankets like The Princess and the Pea. […]

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7/20/12, 2012 Aurora Century Theater Shooting Poem

7/20/12 © ‘72012’ Poetry Kris Jordan 2016 7 20 12 Dead 56 Injured 1000’s affected   My daughter survived Only survived Still surviving.   3 hospital stays 2 suicide attempts 47 stitches   How many f*ing lives? How much of my money so a murderer can be housed and fed? so we can heal? so […]

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