Dream journal fragment, 22 September 2021

From a recent dream… [Referring to a tall, wooden fence around the property:] “We closed. The place is ours now, so we finally have a wall.”  (22 September 2021—typed & posted 3 October 2021) Wishes sometimes have consequences is 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 [...]

A poem about my ongoing fallow phase

A partial description of my ongoing difficulty writing new poems that I actually like… It doesn’t sound like a poemof literary tone and profound depth It doesn’t sound like a memoirrevealing the truth about its subject It doesn’t sound like a confessionalexpressing innermost thoughtsdaring to be spoken aloud It sounds more like a collectionof the [...]