Tag Archives: poetry


Lost in Limbo in the Hays County Jail

For 45 painful, lonely days, I waited and waited to be convicted of a crime.

Mel Westfall for the Texas Observer The cold bit through the thin wool blanket and climbed up the short sleeves of my Women of the World Poetry Slam T-shirt as ...Read More



Options Oh, we, millions possess them: options. The trash bin placed, then removed. The credit card paid, utility bills, too. The remote working quickly and wel...Read More