of course i know why i write
because somewhere in the darkness
that lies in between the pages of
my ugliness and pain
you will find light and beauty
the fire you need to spark a flame
in your soul
Kathleen Coman has received a Bachelors of Art in English from the University of Toledo as well as taken graduate level courses in creative writing. Past publishing credentials include: A&U Magazine, Carty’s Poetry Journal, Blinking Cursor Literary Magazine, and others. She has self-published four novels.