Bart Solarczyk

Paper Wings

(for Amy)

She builds dreams
from empty pages

someone’s gone
without goodbye

what went unsaid
shaped & folded

grief & wishes
riding paper wings.


Bart Solarczyk is a lifelong resident of Pittsburgh, PA. Over the past forty years his poems have been published in print & online in a variety of magazines, journals, anthologies, broadsides & chapbooks. He is the author of three full-length collections of poetry including his most recent book, Carried Where We Go, available from Redhawk Publications & on Amazon.