Marilyn K. Moody: Poetry

muskmelon/of summer/of heat/of childhood/smelling Read More 

Of Rust and Glass no. 9, Summer 2022 

The photo is blurry, but it’s clear enough. It’s my sister’s backyard wedding 1981.  Read More

Poetry Society of Colorado Centennial Anthology. Poetry Society of Colorado. 2022, p. 5. 

brother Bill/cold, that house/always cold, three/cabins pushed together Read More

The Solitary PloverSummer 2022, p. 12.

Climb onto the spider-webbed cushion of the tractor seat, stretch legs to touch the floor as grimy as a burning barrel, Read More

And to our land of potatoes came a wise and brave Athletic Director, called Bleymaier, Read More

Fresh Starts: Tales from the Pikes Peak Writers. Pikes Peak Writers, 2021, p.43.

Chiaroscuro: An Anthology of Virtue & Vice. Northern Colorado Writers, 2021, p. 108-9.

 It’s my house but all these people are laughing, laughing having a party, playing loud music I don’t like, Read More

The Great Isolation: Colorado Creativity in the Time of the Pandemic, Western Colorado University GPCW. 2020, p. 102-3.

It was a weird week at work. We ended up firing a person. Security escorted him out. Then we had to call  Read More

Progenitor Art & Literary Journal, v. 55, 2020, p. 17.  2020 Pushcart Prize Nominee.

a tourist steps on and stands squarely and stupidly in the middle of the aisle, slide and glide, Read More

Progenitor Art & Literary Journal, v. 54, 2019, p.33.

at the funeral, the bank manager softly said, come see me, he gave her a teller job, he saved her, but she didn’t know Read More

Rise: An Anthology of Change. Northern Colorado Writers. 2019, p.18. Rise is a 2020 Colorado Book Award Winner.

On my birthday, the 5th of July, the wheat was always ripe and ready. It was a different world then, a wilder world, Read More

Rise: An Anthology of Change. Northern Colorado Writers. 2019, p.88. Rise is a 2020 Colorado Book Award Winner.