Author Archives: Heather Minette

Heather Minette -Portrait of a Gypsy

Originally posted on The Galway Review:
Heather Minette is the author of Rooftops and Other Poems (Blue Hour Press, 2013). Her work has been featured on Freshly Pressed and nominated for the Pushcart Prize. She earned her M.A. in Literature at The University of Houston – Clear Lake. She lives in Texas with her husband and son,…

Returning Home from Adam’s Funeral

Many thanks to Words Dance for publishing my poem today. http://wordsdance.com/2015/04/returning-home-from-adams-funeral-by-heather-minette/

Kaleidoscope

My poem “Kaleidoscope” was published by Eunoia Review. Kaleidoscope.

December

My poem “December” was recently published in Inner Art Journal. http://innerartjournal.com/2014/08/24/heather-minette/

Heather Minette – Three Poems

Originally posted on The Galway Review:
Heather Minette is a graduate student of literature at the University of Houston – Clear Lake and the author of Rooftops and Other Poems (Blue Hour Press 2013). Her work has been featured on Freshly Pressed and nominated for the Pushcart Prize. More of her writing is available to…

Jagged Moonlight

He’s half-awake and half-asking again, the question I can’t answer.   The words getting stuck in a cortex, lost in some hemisphere.   I don’t know what it was that drifted between us when our knees touched beneath the table that afternoon in midtown,   or why it was his voice I wanted on the […]

Sand Mermaids by Heather Minette

Originally posted on The Blue Hour:
My mother is walking in the garden, her bare feet are calloused and covered in dirt, her toenails painted red. The hem of her sundress is wet from the water pail and her skin is sticky with sweat, but her hair smells of the honeysuckles that grow wild on…