Pocket Poems


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One of Sally's poems was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2017

All photography by Sally Clark

All poems by Sally Clark 

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If you want to keep something close to you,

you put it in your pocket.

Some pockets are deep; some pockets are shallow.

These poems are of the same scope and landscape.

Each one holds a small treasure.


 Over 46,000 copies sold!


Where's My Hug?
a lift-the-flap board book
for ages 2-5.
Written by Sally Clark
Illustrated by Estelle Corke
Published by Hachette Book Group
and Silver Medal winner
of a 2015
Moonbeam Children's Book Awards


Browsing Archive: June, 2016

Tor House

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, June 30, 2016,

Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation

2016 Prize for Poetry Awards

awarded Sally an Honorable Mention

for her poem, "Summer Fruit."

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Earth Blessings

Posted by Sally Clark on Friday, June 10, 2016,

Sally’s poem, “Gifts to Yourself,”

is featured on page 56 of

Earth Blessings: Prayers, Poems, and Meditations,

compiled by June Cotner

and published by Viva Editions.

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Old Sheets

Posted by Sally Clark on Saturday, June 4, 2016,

If you were riding a VIA bus around

in San Antonio, Texas, in the month

of April, you might have seen Sally’s

poem, “Old Sheets,” featured among

many other that month.

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Back to Joy

Posted by Sally Clark on Thursday, June 2, 2016,

Back to Joy: Little Reminders to Help Us Through Tough Times

compiled by June Cotner

published by Andrews McMeel

Sally’s poem, “Faith,” based on John 3:8,

is featured on pages 50 and 51.

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Every day has a poem. I watch, I listen, I think, I pray. When I hear a poem, I write it down. Sometimes I find a picture that illustrates the day. I am always surprised. I hope you will be, too.

A writer of many genres, Sally Clark loves living in a small town with her husband where their grown children and five grandchildren all live within walking distance. Crowded with relationships, busy with activities, Sally takes refuge on the balcony of their old Victorian house - the perfect place to pen her thoughts.

Visit Sally's web site at: www.sallyclark.info

Contact Sally at: auslande@ktc.com 

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