Recent Publications

My poem, “Another Poem About the Moon”, was just published in the new issue of Literary Orphans. Huge thanks to Mike Joyce, Scott Walden, and Peter Marra for allowing my work to grace their pages for the third time. I also want to thank Kaia Pieters, featured artist, for the beautiful photography that accompanies my … More Recent Publications

Howl

“There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.” ~George Carlin

Super Moon, Shaky Hands

This is what happens when you take photos of the Super Moon in slowmo without a tripod, trying to catch it between cloud cover.  The middle and right ones were taken through the banana canopy in my backyard. Actually, I’m ok with the pics. They remind me of a grainy B-movie from the ’50’s.

Worlds Apart

The moon hung low in the sky not quite half in size and glowing like a neon sign for wayward astronauts. A big pine tree backlit by a street light raised its spikey boughs beneath as though stretching to brush electric confetti from the crescent surface. The dog and I meander down the street, he … More Worlds Apart

Dream of Avá

Dream of Avá i’ll sing to you of the new moon tonight as it’s mysterious silvery beams pour over my body as warm as your body felt pressed into mine. i’ll roll my hips in a primitive pagan dance older than the earth , from the time of stars and galaxies and flying moons from … More Dream of Avá