Carrying on (a poem)

Self-explanatory. 1 ‘Keep calm and carry on’— you know that’s impossible, right? Every expert on every outlet in every news market says the same thing: ‘There’s no need to panic, for now.’ Every official at every level of government in every jurisdiction says the same thing: ‘The risk to the average person is low, but [...]

Bookstore Poem #691

I saw a photo of Neil Armstrong’s suit in National Geographic or something… Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit sucked out smoothed out dried out and mounted on the wall It sags a bit where you don’t expect I look away it doesn’t need privacy but I don’t need reminders (27 January 2020—posted January 29)     Wishes sometimes [...]

Consideration (a poem)

A weird little random thought. If the manner of execution is to be considered I’d rather be dreaming so I could wake up before it all goes dark (21 January 2020—posted January 23)     Wishes sometimes have consequences—available to order from your favorite local bookstore! IndieBound search: https://www.indiebound.org/search/book?keys=wishes+sometimes+have+consequences If they can’t get it for [...]