Eileen R. Tabios is a poet working in multiple genres and in-between. She also loves books by writing, reading, publishing, critiquing, romancing and advocating for them. This blog will feature her bibliophilic activities with posts on current book engagements and links to her books and projects related to books.

Sunday, December 28, 2014


Towards the end of a calendar year, I always hope Sheila Murphy continues her tradition of sending out holiday/new year mini-poetry broadsides.  And she came through, and I got one, and this one made me pause from the seasonal freneticism to ... b r e a t h e ...   Thank you, Sheila, for this poem that makes me look forward to the New Year:

You can Click to Enlarge and you'd be getting a blessing if you do!


  1. Eileen and Anny, I am deeply touched by what each of you says. Thank you very much. The beauty in our community is a treasure, and I feel very lucky to share this with you.