Annette Pisano Higley : Writing

Tears

Tears

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


Feel like tired. Feel like can't. Feel like give up. Tears. Can't find meaning. Can't find strength. Can't find need. Tears. One foot, two foo..
Between Us

Between Us

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


Give me your hopes, And I'll give you My dreams. Give me your verse, And I'll give you My symphony. Give me your essence, And I'll give you ..
Memorial Day

Memorial Day

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


Dad, I didn’t know you were at Okinawa, You never spoke about it. I didn’t know you earned medals, You never spoke about it. I found ..
Gray Day

Gray Day

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


Confetti dreams, Glinting and spilling down Through rancid fog. Gray day. Walking, walking Nowhere. Hopes drowning in puddles Of dismay and di..
We

We

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


We who are Of an age to know, Another time of killing, Of Apocalypse Now, Of marches, And assassinations, A time when we stood together And car..
Just A Dog

Just A Dog

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


Just a dog? No. So much more. The bond- Inexplicable. The love- Unconditional. The acceptance- Pure. Giving, Protecting, Enhancing, Healing..
 More Than We Were

More Than We Were

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


The sun rises each morning -or appears to rise, But it actually doesn't. This is an absolute - or appears to be, But it actually isn't. Senses are..
Manchester

Manchester

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


No words can describe it, how didthis begin?Young livesdestroyedthrough some radical sin.How canit happen, how canit be?We look to blame. Is it you?Is..
Shackles

Shackles

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


We have no recourse But to hide The parts of us That bleed, That can't be shared, That can't be mended, That cut too sharp, That run too deep,..
Moving On

Moving On

A Poem by Annette Pisano Higley


I'm moving on to something new, And I leave a life behind, To think not of the good or bad, No more will I rewind. And in a rushing river I will ..