Author’s Note: (Part of this poem originally appeared on my personal page on allpoetry.com. That poem has since been entirely removed.)




Sarah Ricard is a lifelong resident of Iowa. She works in the hospitality industry. She writes to help clarify complicated feelings and add color to the mundane moments. She hopes she can do some of that for her readers, even in a small way. Her poetry has appeared in such places as The Release Magazine, Leopardskin & Limes, The Blotter Magazine, and Stepping Stones Magazine, as well as in the anthology The Soul’s Bright Home.