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The Poet's Corner

Moon Dance


I glide effortlessly

on the glasslike surface,

a lotus flower in a lily pond

no ripples no strife

I turn toward the heavens

to keep me safe & calm

a respite in a world

where prayers often float


Moon Dance was previously published in White Enso Art & Literary Journal.

Poetry of Yardley poet/lyricist Arlene Geller has appeared in Tiferet Journal, White Enso, and Tiny Seed Journal, among others. Two poetry collections, The Earth Claims Her and Hear Her Voice, will be published in 2023. Choirs and soloists have sung her commissioned pieces. Please visit her at

Poet’s Corner is curated by Bucks County Poet Laureate Tom Mallouk and supported by a grant to the Bucks County Herald Foundation made possible by Marv and Dee Ann Woodall.