Lee Schwartz

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Lee Schwartz is a New York and Berkshire based poet. Her latest poems are found in HOW POETRY SAVED MY Life, Trigger Point Press, 2014, and On Fire Anthology, Green Fire Press, 2015.This coming March, look for her writing workshop on Sexual Orientation and Gender as part of the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers, 2015

Articles by Lee Schwartz

EDGE WISE: Why can’t we all be trans?  

Thursday, 14 May 2015 - In the 21st century, we have the opportunity to break out of gendered limitations and move on to a better personhood. Women can bring their listening and cooperative values to men, and men can bring their courage and confidence to women.

Poem: Leaves of Trees

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 - We who are left behind mourn you, oh trees, For every leaf lost is a soul lost, The leaves, like Whitman’s grass were nothing And everything...

Poem: Sunset

Sunday, 18 Jan 2015 - My mother-in-law is in love,/at 84, Rose found Milt, 86,/in the dementia ward/of Paradise Gardens in/Sarasota, Florida.