Monday, May 9, 2011

Blog of the Week - Skylover (9 May, 2011)

At Poets United we are all about our community. so please take the time support your fellow poets by visiting our blog of the week.

This week our blog of the week selected by Mary Kling is:

Skylover (by Kerry O'Connor)

We suggest the following poems for your enjoyment:

The Perfect Match


Every week at Poets United we try to introduce our members and readers to a poet and poetry blog found here in our community. Poets United is about reading, writing and enjoying one another’s poetry and this just one more way to show our support for one another.We would love to hear your comments on this poet’s blog and poetry so please come back after visiting the blog of the week and let us know your thoughts.

We hope you enjoy visiting the highlighted blogs. Thank you for supporting your fellow poets, and you may soon see your blog highlighted here.

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(This blog was selected by Mary Kling.  She is currently one of our contributors and poets found here at Poets United.  Her hard work and help with Poets United can be found in nearly every corner of this site and for this we are grateful. If you would like to learn more about Mary or read some of her own poetry you can visit her blog "In the Corner of My Eye" or keep an eye out for more of her posts.) 


  1. Great choice, Mary! I found Kerry's work relatively recently and I am always impressed by her talent, skill and creativity. She is one to read regularly!

  2. Mary,

    A very nice and very worthy choice for Blog of The Week.
    Congratulations Kerry,


  3. Thanks Mary!
    This came as a huge surprise - I'm (almost) speechless...
    I so appreciate your selecting Skylover and am continually grateful to all the support and encouragement I receive from fellow poets every day. It's the community of writers which gives me the incentive to keep trying to put thought into words.

  4. yes! kerry's poetry is outta this world. or, at least, of the sky :)
    great choice. go kerry!

  5. Well look who's all Blog of the Week over here! Good for you, Kerry.

  6. Mary so glad you featured Kerry's blog this week...."Skylover". I found it around the time I was first blogging, and fell in love with her writing and beautiful blog. :-)

  7. Mary, thanks for nominating Kerry's blog.
    I've visited many times and always enjoy my time there.

    Kerry, you deserve the nomination. Well done!

  8. Loved visiting 'sky lover'. thanks for sharing. It's so well deserving.

  9. Mary, thanks for introducing me to a vibrant, clever poet. Kerry's sestina, filled with different takes on the word "match," was a wonderful read.

    God, I love this blog!! Amy Barlow Liberatore

  10. Thanks so much to all who have visited Skylover and become new followers too. Your comments and support are appreciated beyond words.

  11. Congrats Kerry! I love your blog; I will visit soon~

  12. Real treasures can be found there. Unavoidable to read.