Chicago Betty Poetry

In Search of a Title

In Search of a Title  Though you spend years buried, knowing who you are, but unable to be, still there are leaks along the way, both good and bad, glimpses from above, colors so bright, impossible to ignore, even from below.  Then something happens, not through the strength you know you have, but will not […]

Chicago Betty Classical Composition MUSIC Piano


  Piano Composition by Hood & Gudgalis (1984) Musical Influences: Vivaldi, Bach, Beethoven  Art by BB Hood   One day, many years ago, not long before I would give birth to my first child, and then my second, I waited for the man I would later marry, who was editing a film at a studio […]

Chicago Betty Essays Fiction Perspective


Nudge I nudge my cardiovascular system by extending my daily journey from the Dark Kitchen Room to The Light Room Of Many Windows and the kitchen and the light room of many windows and…the… It sure is bright in there. There’s a world of difference between them. Both serve a purpose. But really. Who would […]

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Squeezing Ink From A Pen

Squeezing Ink From A Pen As I send away the past While in the air And welcome tomorrow – I know. Everything must go to the file: Lessons Passed and Failed Before you can pass through The gate of enlightenment. The gates of the Sun. Blinded. And paste a new Vision To the wall.


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