Poems from Midnight Strike

Moonlight Song – 1st Place Haiku

Thank you to the 2019 Marin County Fair for awarding the following haiku a 1st place blue ribbon in the Moonscapes Haiku category: Moonlight Song A moonlight chorus serenades until sunrise. Wake up. Sing a dream. This poem appears in the book Midnight … Continue reading

Poetic Timing

https://youtu.be/06Qvsfr2xW4 D.L. Lang performing at San Mateo County Fair 2019 San Mateo County Fair Literary Stage This is one of my favorites to perform, and I have done so from memory at Poetry Out Loud in 2019, Solano County Library Foundation’s Why Poetry event in 2018, and most … Continue reading
Poems from Midnight Strike

Summer is in the Air

Alameda County Fair Poetry Day participants https://youtu.be/r1RVv82IolU D.L. Lang performing at Alameda County Fair Poetry Day Summer is in the Air The sun is out. It’s time to play.  Come out! Come out!  Summer’s here today! The flowers and trees are in full bloom. Vacation time … Continue reading
D.L. Lang at the McCune

The Spaces That Whisper Home

D.L. Lang and Noah Dove at McCune Symposium https://youtu.be/My5xiYqQXF8 D.L. performing her poem and Noah discussing his piece. The Spaces that Whisper Home I gaze out my balcony at terra cotta tiles underneath the watchful stance of Orion. I reminisce with a smile, for these are the same … Continue reading