The August Rotary Dial is out today with a new poem of mine, “Muse-Charmer,” as well as fantastic poems throughout. Well-worth your time, especially for formal poetry-lovers.
3 weeks, 1 day ago
Mad summer’s face shall quickly fall,
when autumn shows its cheek.
For now, I wear a sylvan shawl
and wait for leaves to speak.
3 weeks, 3 days ago
Days were spinnakers and three cornered hats
unconcerned with staying on, full of air.
Dawn became the salmon line beneath that
falling satellite, I had ceased to care… 107 more words
1 month ago
papa’s fists are war
mama’s on the floor
doesn’t matter when
in a world of men
1 month, 1 week ago
Oh yes, death – that’s for apostasy,
And it’s stoning for adultery.
I’m a true lifelong fan
Of the Holy Koran;
Sure I’m Muslim – but just moderately.
We’ve had an election – we’ve spoken.
(The issues were mostly unspoken)
Lots plumped for largesse;
It turned out a mess.
It’s clear that the system is broken.
1 month, 2 weeks ago
bob off breastbones,
then swoop down to nine toes;
punitive pikes demand grand groans
1 month, 4 weeks ago