Get Your Poem On/ 35 Brevitas

I am now part of the Brevitas group.  It’s an on-line NYC poetry group sharing poems of 14 lines or less.  My darling Mindy Levokove nominated me, and they accepted me.  I submitted my first poem to them which I wrote a while back.  I have received many encouraging comments.  Here’s the poem:



he took my years


as he did his first wife’s

portrays himself

as the marrying kind

unafraid of


much like

a stalker

his love

an act

of hate

Mindy Matijasevic


About Mindy Matijasevic

Writer of nonfiction prose and poetry; actress; comic; adult basic education instructor. The name of this blog was inspired by a former student, Camille Williams, who once, in a conversation, used the phrase "get my learn on." I loved it, and it stuck in my head.
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