July 1, 2013 / Creative Writing
The speaker in this poem examines her place between the “blessed and unblessed” and observes the gap between her actions of piety and the “attempt” at a life.
Donna J. Gelagotis Lee’s book On the Altar of Greece is the winner of the Seventh Annual Gival Press Poetry Award. The collection received a 2007 Eric Hoffer Book Award: Notable for Art Category and was nominated for a Los Angeles Times Book Prize and other awards. Her website is www.donnajgelagotislee.com.