LA Marshal : Writing

The Goodest Girl

The Goodest Girl

A Poem by LA Marshal


Written for my wonderfully silly little dog, who thinks cuddles and kisses can fix everything.
The Neophyte

The Neophyte

A Poem by LA Marshal


Sestina written in response to a word prompt (neophyte).
And Counting

And Counting

A Poem by LA Marshal


13,239 and counting. (it’s too soon to talk about it) How many before we decide it’s enough? (we need more good guys with guns) How ..
Providence by Proxy

Providence by Proxy

A Poem by LA Marshal


Nonet written this morning in response to a word prompt ('proxy')
Autumnal Relief

Autumnal Relief

A Poem by LA Marshal


The skeletons slink back to their crypts as the bats and the witches cancel their flights; the air grows cooler and more crisp as pumpkins transi..
Reading Comprehension

Reading Comprehension

A Poem by LA Marshal


Fibonacci poem [syllable ct/line - 1,1,2,3,5,8] about the armchair experts of various social media comment sections who always have all the answers, w..
Summer Haiku

Summer Haiku

A Poem by LA Marshal


Salty sea air blows, Warm sunlight illuminates, Infusing my soul.
Written Paintings

Written Paintings

A Poem by LA Marshal


We wield words as paints and brushes, creating majestic images with fastidious significance, placing each letter, each word, with the care and p..
A Quiet Cacophony

A Quiet Cacophony

A Poem by LA Marshal


Hush. Do you hear it? Every day Silence pleads with deaf ears, begging for salvation in soundless screams; she weeps in solitude as blind eyes o..