Fort Hood

i have come
this day

to cry for you

to lie and
lament

my loss
in your passing

carry my tears
precious ones

to sorrowless
skies

where misery
is ended

where we
are the effervescence

in God’s eyes

~ Terry Miller

Terry Miller is a published and award winning poet from Fort Bend County, Texas. His work has been published in The Foundling Review, The Seven Circle Press, The Houston Literary Review, The Edison Literary Review, The Hanging Moss Journal, Willow Tree Poems, anthologies of the Gulf Coast Poets, Sol Magazine and other Texas publications. In January 2010, his poem “The Diagnosis” will appear in the Birmingham Arts Journal. His first book of poetry, The Day I Killed Superman, will be released in 2010. He is a member of the Poetry Society of Texas, the Gulf Coast Poets Society, the founder of the Fort Bend Poets Group and the Fort Bend County Poet Laureate Competition. Terry is a professor of eMarketing and holds an Innovation Fellowship at Kaplan University.

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