READ HEATHER’S WORK

You can read some of Heather’s work that’s available online below. All the links should be current; however, if you visit a site and it is no longer available, please feel free to reach out to Heather through her Contact Page.

COLLECTION

These Onyx Hours, Finishing Line Press, 2014

“Intersection,” 34 Orchard Issue 3: Spring 2021

“Sanctuary,” “Sister Teresa (for Teresa Murray and Lisa Starr),” and “Hope is,” Ocean State Poets Anthology: Giving Voice: Poems by Members of The Ocean State Poets, 2020

“The Leaf People” (short story), Ink Stains: Volume 7, Dark Alley Press, January 2018

“Compassion is … ,” Awakening Compassion: A Poetry Collection, Learning Unlimited (Salve Regina University), 2018

“Stardust to Stardust” (poem), with accompanying watercolor Fireball (Cosmic Messenger) by Carol Reiss, Wickford Art Association Poetry & Art: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art and Responsive Poetry Book, 2017

“First Breath,” Newport Life Magazine, 2014

“Your Siren” (poem), with accompanying art Siren’s Song by Walter Scott, Wickford Art Association Poetry & Art: An Exhibition of Contemporary Art and Responsive Poetry Book, 2013

“Gratitude,” Where Beach Meets Ocean, Block Island Poetry Project, ed. by Lisa Starr, Tracey Dillon, Nancy Walker Greenway, Eileen Miller, and Lisa Sprague, 2013

“Halloween, Age Five & Thirty-Five,” Poems on Branches: A Poetry Collection, Learning Unlimited (Salve Regina University), 2012 (also served as editor)

“Sunlight on Water,” Reflections, 2012

“Becoming,” Butterfly Wings: A Poetry Collection, Learning Unlimited (Salve Regina University), 2011 (also served as editor)

ORIGAMI MICRO-CHAPBOOK: BECOMING

(Fold your own! Contains the poems “Becoming,” “Dear Girl,” and “January”), 2011

“Under the Echinacea” and “Snow Globe,” Tiferet: A Journal of Spiritual Literature, Poetry Corner Volume 7, December 2010

“Compact Reflection,” She Shines, Vol. 6, No. 2, Summer 2010

“Rain at Night,” Rhode Island Writers’ Circle 2010 Anthology, The Poet’s Press, 2010

“Sister Teresa (for Teresa Murray and Lisa Starr),” Defining Moments: A Celebration of Turning Points, Learning Unlimited (Salve Regina University), 2010

ORIGAMI MICRO-CHAPBOOK: LEAVES FALL

(Fold your own! Contains the poems “Landing,” and “Autumn’s Death”), 2009

ORIGAMI MICRO-CHAPBOOK: THESE ONYX HOURS

(Fold your own! Contains the poems “Daylight Saving” and “Halloween, Age Five & Thirty-Five”), 2009

“Driving Home” and “One Patch of Earth,” Newport Round Table’s Walls and Bridges Anthology, December, 2008

“Daylight Saving,” “Second Thoughts,” and “The Consolation Prize” (short story), Rhode Island Writers’ Circle 2008 Anthology, The Poet’s Press, 2008

BALANCING THE TIDES

“Home,” Issue 1 (2006)

“Cemetery Angel” and “My Ghosts,” Issue 2 (2007)

“The Brink of Dawn,” Issue 3 (2007)

“Landing,” Issue 5 (2009/2010)

“Compassion” (essay), NPR RI’s This I Believe Series [Now called This I Believe: New England] – audio, 2007

“Home,” She Shines, Vol. 3, No. 2, Summer 2007

“A Page of “r’s,” (essay), She Shines, Vol. 2, No. 1, Winter 2005/2006

“First Breath,” “Daylight Saving,” and “Becoming,” The Writers’ Circle

“Conversation with a Poem,” Ocean State Poets

“Perennial,” Ocean State Poets

“Dear Girl,” Origami Poems Project (also available on audio)

“Landing,” Origami Poems Project (audio)

“Daylight Saving,” Origami Poems Project (also available on audio)

4 thoughts on “READ HEATHER’S WORK

  1. Hi Heather,

    I’m looking for your beautiful poem, “Cemetery Angel” – can you tell me where to find it?

    Hope you are well!

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