Ellie O’Leary often writes about growing up in the village of Freedom, Maine. She has won the Martin Dibner Memorial Fellowship in poetry, is the previous host of Writers Forum on WERU-FM, and has taught at Pyramid Life Center (NY) and Belfast (Maine) Senior College. She currently studies poetry in the Stonecoast MFA program. Her memoir in progress is Up Home Again. www.EllieOLeary.com
Sunday, September 6, 2015
International Suicide Prevention Day
The summer of 2006 was a difficult time. I was lonely and discouraged but I worked my way out of that. My poem is posted here. I am pleased to posted on this site.