Smelling Sulphur on Nine One One, “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Smelling Sulphur on Nine One One Janet Kuypers bonus poem from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#016 S) 9/11/13 I’m a journalist. I can remember the sounds of the newsroom as I finished my articles at one of the computers. I can still hear the sounds of the bustling, of the rushing toward a … Read more

Nitrogen in my veins, bonus “Periodic Table” poem by Chiago poet Janet Kuypers

Nitrogen in my veins Janet Kuypers bonus poem from the Periodic Table of Poetry series (#007, N) (stemming from Fingers Black, written 6/5/10) 3/29/13 You told me nothing. You just left me. Now wait a minute, I’m a journalist, so all I could do was turn my fingers black, scouring the newspapers, searching for any … Read more