May 16, 2022

Scott Thomas Outlar



Salve (2015-08-03) poem unrhymed

"Black laced sky..."

In Too Deep (2015-08-31) poem unrhymed

"...she calmly calls out with a gentle whisper..."

Campaign of Confusion (2015-09-28) poem unrhymed

"...a simple understanding of herd psychology..."

Give a Little, Take a Lot (2015-10-19) poem unrhymed

..."What has this world come to?"

Sitting Pretty (2015-11-16) poem unrhymed

"...that rocks to the sweet rhythm of rolling thunder..."

Sour Grapes (2016-03-07) poem unrhymed

A love affair as old as civilization...

Elusive Accord (2016-04-18) poem unrhymed

"...Illusions shatter in Winter..."

Sweet Explosion (2016-05-09) poem unrhymed

"...keeping calcification at bay while smooth ships sail nearer to shore..."

Screaming with the Tide (2016-06-06) poem unrhymed

"...catching the high tide of revelation..."

Fool's Gold (2016-07-04) poem unrhymed

"...falling heavy in smelted waves..."

As Miracles Pour from the Skies (2016-12-26) poem unrhymed

"...a holy coronation as Mother Earth is praised..."

Humming with the Angels (2017-01-23) poem unrhymed

" elemental sound eternal in nature..."

Charging through the Gates of Hallelujah (2017-02-13) poem unrhymed

"...Is this state of peace a prelude to paradise?.."

Shiver (2017-03-06) poem unrhymed

"...This body is on fire..."

Another in the Urn (2017-04-10) poem unrhymed

"...Not every sterling piece of silver remains pristine..."

Stairway to Heaven (2017-04-24) poem unrhymed

" a ladder that reaches down from heaven..."

Scorched Halo (2017-10-23) poem unrhymed

"...I couldn't stand the heat of heaven..."

Waiting at the Gates (2017-11-20) cover story poem unrhymed

Know that you were loved...

It Doesn't Matter Where, It Only Matters Who (2017-12-25) cover story poem unrhymed

Merry Christmas, happy holidays to all who love...

The Other Side of the Coin (2018-01-15) poem unrhymed

"...the inner workings of crystalline visions..."

A Time To Seek (2018-02-19) poem unrhymed

"There will not always be happiness in life..."

Breaths of Yellow and Orange (2018-11-26) poem unrhymed

"...days passed by and the flight of time..."

Across the Pond (2018-12-24) poem unrhymed

"...Every language becomes crystal clear..."

Compared to This (2019-01-21) poem unrhymed

"...What once seemed to be the worst of days..."

God, Love, Truth, and Light (2019-02-18) poem unrhymed

"...that's a tree you'll have to find yourself..."

Golden Oldies (Still Shimmer and Shine) (2019-03-18) poem unrhymed

"...and three open eyes can always see straight through such deception..."

Public Declarations (2021-02-15) poem unrhymed

"...Read to me what you must do..."

Peaches 'n Cream (2021-03-22) poem unrhymed

"...respect to the wind that carries your sorrows to bay..."

On Getting Close and Casting Out (2021-04-19) poem unrhymed

"...baubles and trinkets and platinum facelifts..."

Halo Equated (2021-05-10) poem unrhymed

"...untangling live wires in the storm..."

Indigo (2021-06-07) poem unrhymed

"...trying to meet each person wherever they are..."

As the Script Unfolds (2022-03-28) poem unrhymed

"...steady my heart and soul with present moment awareness..."

41-Hoot Salute (2022-04-25) poem unrhymed

"...that mindfulness will carry you halfway toward any goal..."

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Scott Thomas Outlar
Scott Thomas Outlar

Scott Thomas Outlar lives and writes in the suburbs outside of Atlanta, Georgia. His work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. He guest-edited the 2019 and 2020 Western Voices editions of Setu Mag. Selections of his poetry have been translated into Afrikaans, Albanian, Bengali, Dutch, French, Italian, Kurdish, Malayalam, Persian, Serbian, and Spanish. His sixth book, Of Sand and Sugar, was released in 2019. His podcast, Songs of Selah, airs weekly on 17Numa Radio and features interviews with contemporary poets, artists, musicians, and health advocates. More about Outlar's work can be found at

By Scott Thomas Outlar