Everett Poetry Night—December 7!

Cheese and crackers—the day is almost here! On Thursday, December 7, I will be the featured poet for Everett Poetry Night at Café Zippy in, well, Everett. The festivities begin at 6:30 with Tanner Deraitus playing some music, followed by open mic at 7—then it’s my turn around 8. (Yes, my car is unlikely to be [...]

Untitled ekphrastic (a poem)

Written after seeing a painting of baby shoes on a pink background. Unfortunately, I know neither the title nor the name of the artist… The Scream mask happy face its fur directions every which way like eyebrow hair at pointy angles or a disturbance in the force Twins, for the sake of clarification two happy [...]