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I bought for my mother,
A marmalade treat,
To have with her breakfast
On toast for to eat,
But next morning
She never got up from her bed; 50 more words

New Poems

Five new poems

I’m very happy to have some new poems out in print this year (after a lean 2015!). Earlier this year I had a poem in… 38 more words


For Creativity, Poetry Tofunmi Kupoluyi

Genre: Mentor, Relationship

For Creativity

Tofunmi Kupoluyi

See, I believe it’s only natural that I dedicate this to an individual who saw me through

An unthinkable miracle, this thing between me and you… 390 more words


Old Bottle, Green,

sticks out of the earth.

I wonder, while I’m sitting,

when was it last drunk?

When was the last time

fingers gripped it about

the collar, placed its mouth… 87 more words

Free Verse

Flung Guns

After the shoot-outs
at that rinky-dink casino
in sun-baked Bakersfield,
and that lil’ ol bank
in San Bernadino,
they were runnin’
for their lives.

Hopped up on adrenaline… 177 more words

New Poems

Losing Irma Lee

Losing Irma Lee
  a gestalt poem

her brown eyes were confusing
she was so much water
she was aquamarine amniotic
you could be a tadpole swimming… 181 more words


The Fairy Buddha of Pasadena

The Fairy Buddha of Pasadena

for Yolo Akili on his 28th Birthday

the Fairy Buddha of Pasadena
isn’t a big fella, he smiles a golden smile… 198 more words