Tenterhooks (a poem)

Inspired by the music… Strings and parachutes and coming in before the tape runs out Coffee in the Village never felt the same without that crisp scent in the air The one I couldn’t stand Since they boarded up that ’90s shuffle and replaced the bandstand with changing rooms I can no longer abide smooth [...]

25.2.19 (a poem)

Inspired by the music… Elegy saunters in through a door that was completely barricaded until a few minutes ago pulling three guitars bass a grand piano a full drum kit and oceans of silence behind it beckoned by strings stuttering in mock churlishness to the hum of a bassoon crooning to itself in the corner [...]

Curl (a poem)

Feeling a bit minimalist this afternoon. Curl under let me unfold Draw night complete the disguise Close eyes curl up and dream (25 February 2019) I have books available. Links to more information here.  Or, if you like, you can use PayPal to donate a buck (or whatever amount you'd like) to help support my [...]