lifetime Vancouver Island resident, Jennifer grew up in Lantzville
and currently lives in Nanaimo. Married for thirteen years, Jennifer
and her husband are the parents to two boys, on the verge of teendom,
and a little girl.
Her poem, "Vision of a Memory" placed third for poetry
in the 2004 Bard's Ink Writers Contest. An untitled poem and "Coffee
Break" are published online at Poets
Against the War.
through a book,
cache from the closing out sale
of a favourite shop,
I note the sentences,
highlighted in yellow.
that grab my mind.
to someone else.
when I read
what will stay in my mind?
What I conceive?
Or yellow words?
pen ran out.
They underlined in blue.