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I hope you enjoy this small selection of my work. From time to time I’ll add new material, so check back whenever the urge strikes you. Happy reading!

April 15, 2020: My poem, Chagall’s Self-Portrait with Seven Fingers, is online at The Ekphrastic Review. Click here to read it.

December 30, 2019: My poem, “Should, is online at Elephants Never. Click here to read it.

December 1, 2019: My poem, “Three Men and the Moon, is online at Lighten Up Online. Click here to read it.

November 22, 2019: My poems, “Enturtled” and “By the Canal Across the Street, are featured here at The Tiger Moth Review. To download a pdf of the whole issue, click here (my poems are on pages 50 and 51).

November 4, 2019: My poem, “This Election, is online at Elephants Never. Click here to read it.

November 2, 2019: You can read my poem, “Nasturtiums, on the Poetry page here. It has just been published in What Remains, an anthology available from Amazon.com.

September 17, 2019: Click here (and scroll most of the way down) to read “After All These Years” in Persimmon Tree.

August 11, 2019: Click here to read “How We Live Now” and “As the Old Leaves Fall” in Mezzo Cammin.

July 16, 2019: Click here to read “Still Life with Onions” in The Ekphrastic Review.

Here’s a summer haiku (published in Haiku Journal, 2017):

another summer
early mornings and late nights
half my life is gone

Bio

Poetry

  • Nasturtiums
  • Silhouette
  • Imprinting
  • The Music of It All
  • Middle-Aged at the Millennium
  • I Remember Norman Mailer
  • The Powers of Twelve
  • Earthperson’s Lament
  • Sunbathing
  • Ghazal of the Unyoung Woman
  • After the News
  • On Beyond Petrarch
  • Power Trip

Short Fiction & Creative Non-Fiction

  • “The Community Chorus” — A personal essay excerpted and revised from an unpublished novel manuscript, BUFFALO BRAIN, a counter-cultural coming-of-age story set in the relatively sane 1960s, long before anyone could have imagined “President Trump.”
  • “Cold War”A personal essay based on my experiences living in Debrecen, Hungary, in 1988, when the Soviet Union still existed and its troops were still stationed there.

My poetry chapbook, To-wit To-woo is available from Foothills Publishing.

To hear some original music by my muse, click here.


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