Titch – forthcoming

Titch – forthcoming

Titch  will be my next book out. Here are a few poems included in that manuscript. Here is “Poplar Grove” with thanks to my talented son Gabe for recording and to Kye Marshall for her lovely cello accompaniment. Poplar Grove by Kate Marshall Flaherty |...
Radiant

Radiant

Radiant is from Inanna Publications (c) 2019    Radiant is a poetic exploration of one hopeful person’s healing journey through cancer—from missed appointment, to mammogram, to diagnosis, to surgery, chemo, and radiation, through hysterectomy, genetic testing through...
Stone Soup

Stone Soup

Stone Soup is from Quattro Books (c) 2014   As its title suggests, this book is inspired by the old poetic folktale in which three travellers enter a village and open the minds and hearts of the townspeople by inviting them to contribute whatever they can to a...
Reaching V

Reaching V

Reaching V is from Guernica Editions (2014).  “Reaching V” occurs when geese find perfect formation–riding on air, sharing leadership, and honking encouragement on the journey.  These poems explore moments of epiphany, when, like a skein of geese,...
where we are going

where we are going

where we are going is from Piquant Press (2009).  The voices of the strong women Kate celebrates in these poems speak as true as morning bells. The echoes of family reverberate like chimes suspended from a tree in a homestead yard. Each poem in her journey is a...