Tilt-A-Whirl on the Farm

Tilt-A-Whirl on the Farm

by Cele Bona


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781635344820
Publisher: Finishing Line Press
Publication date: 05/18/2018
Pages: 46
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.25(d)

About the Author

Cele Bona is a graduate of The Program for Writers at the University of Illinois Chicago; having previously received her BA from Marquette University. As an Adjunct Professor at the College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, she taught Creative Writing and English. Cele has conducted writing workshops for over 25 years including at Hinsdale Center for the Arts, Hinsdale, Illinois, and The Women's Exchange, Winnetka, Illinois. She was an awarding winning journalist for the Doings newspapers in the Hinsdale area. Her poems have appeared in The Little Magazine, Marquette Journal, and Prairie Light Review. She received the Jo-Ann Hirshfield Memorial Poetry Prize Award, 2013, from the Evanston Public Library. Tilt-A-Whirl on the Farm is her first poetry collection.

Table of Contents

Holding the Moon Between My Legs 1

Cleopatra in Her Garden 3

Evodia and the Snow Goose 4

When Uncle John Comes Over 6

playing hooky 7

Grandma Chased by a Bear 8

No Peas Please 9

tomato revelation 11

The Summer She Was Four 13

Annie’s Ice Cream Parlor 14

The Story Told in the Shop 15

1949 16

Collected Stories with Footnotes 17

Stage Directions 18

The Dark Beast Tries a Con 19

When a Flower is Not 20

The Body Politic 21

Tree Life 22

First Warm Day 23

In April 24

in the blank time 25

Cameo 26

All Along the Back Fence 27

Outrigger 28

Changing Places 29

Choosing a Nursing Home 30

Later On 31

Looking Ahead 32

gravity speaks through our feet 33

Tilt-A-Whirl on the Farm 34

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