No one knows
At night I merge with
Less words are spoken.
I will have trouble when the summer comes.
But it is only January 2nd
Elizabeth Swados is an award winning author and composer; she is a Tony nominated, Obie award winning theater artist, Guggenheim and Ford Foundation recipient, as well as a Pen/Faulkner citation. Recent publications include: At Play – Teaching Teenagers Theater (Faber and Faber), My Depression (Hyperion), and The Animal Rescue Store (Scholastic). Her theatrical credits span from Broadway, to off-Broadway, to around the world including Runaways, Missionaries, and Jabu. Her poetry has appeared in numerous magazines, and her first book of poetry, The One and Only Human Galaxy, was released in April 2009.