Tags » Poetry 1990's

Son Sets

Like those nesting dolls

in graduated sizes

my sons became

encased each year

inside of bigger boys.

Now grown and sealed

inside tall men

they’re unaware… 22 more words


Safe Keeping

She holds a sphere

of golden heat

in outstretched hands

raised to the sky.

O Eros,

she prays secretly

please take this round

of your creation, 29 more words


Developing a Negative

(from 1991)

Where white is black

and dark is light

it’s hard to remember

that day is night,

and skies are orange

and trees grow red… 111 more words