What is it about damaged people? (a poem)

The first couple of lines came to me in the car; getting it all down before resuming the editing job I’m working on… 1 Is it that like attracts like (we know our own kind) we want to give the kindness we wish we could receive or do we just believe we don’t deserve better— [...]

Self-Promotion: The Imperfect Document now on Amazon

It will be another week yet before I have printed copies to distribute myself, but my third collection of poems, The Imperfect Document, is now available on Amazon, in both paperback and Kindle formats: http://goo.gl/Yy8TWe (If I have it set up correctly, people who buy the paperback on Amazon can get the Kindle e-book for free.) More [...]

Another Update: The Imperfect Document

Well! I have approved the proof, and the paperback edition of The Imperfect Document is now available on CreateSpace: https://www.createspace.com/5339782. (It will still take a few days before it goes live on Amazon proper.) The tricky part now will be for me to get some print copies to distribute myself. See, I had already ordered 30 copies [...]

National Poetry Writing Month: Day #13 (April 13, 2014)

Today's prompt comes from the Poetry Prompts page at PoeWar.com: Write a poem using Skeltonic Verse. I've shed no tears for so many years all my worst fears have no place to go So they grow and they grow and the next thing I know they knock me about as they fight to get out fuelling my [...]