The death of the Grand Dame (A poem)

Attempting to form a tribute from a jumble of impressions on a very long day… It snowed in Lithuania today they’ve got aerial photos for proof In fact, it seems colder just about everywhere the skies gone cloudless for the prettiest star Three years ago, wandering the streets of Germantown we’d no idea where we were [...]

Quiet on the Outside… Now Available

My latest collection of poems, Quiet on the Outside Doesn’t Necessarily Mean Quiet on the Inside, is now available online. The paperback edition is available from Amazon, while the e-book edition is available from Smashwords, Amazon, iTunes, and Barnes & Noble’s Nook store. The links can be found on my web site at http://www.kevinjoconner.com/quiet-on-the-outside/. (6 July 2015)

Business as usual (a poem)

I couldn’t help but watch the news last night… Fires burn out of control tonight Once again, they’ve failed to do the right thing Now the canisters fly as the people cry out Now shots ring out; time, it seems, has changed nothing Police and fire flee the scene news crews observe mayhem out of [...]