Archive for poetry

ask and you shall receive

01/26/2008  |  10 Comments

Thanks for all the comments & requests on the whispers, after poem - I'm glad to provide the audio of... more

whispers, after

01/24/2008  |  14 Comments

I recorded audio for this piece, download the mp3 if you'd like to hear me read it."I really like the... more

This is how she sleeps

01/23/2008  |  9 Comments

Gently. With curves of her curled like ferns nestled in wet moss. A delicate fingertip like baby's breath, like a bluebell, like a forget-me-not... more

Damn Thirsty

11/20/2007  |  1 Comment

FirstThe fish needs to say,"Something ain't right about thisCamel ride -And I'mFeeling so damnThirsty." - Hafiz

an aspiration

10/11/2007  |  2 Comments

Sex Without LoveSharon OldsHow do they do it, the ones who make lovewithout love? Beautiful as dancers,gliding over each other... more

quarterlife crisis decisions

08/04/2007  |  2 Comments

"It is our decisions who make make us who we are," she used to say to me. Sometimes that is all we have.... more

This I believe

08/04/2007  |  No Comments

My poem "Me in a Nutshell" was recently published through NPR's website This I Believe. The poem idea was inspired... more

a tiny revelation

07/26/2007  |  7 Comments

I want this to be specialI want this to be totally unique and meaningful and singular.But really, it was only... more


07/19/2007  |  No Comments

I am delicate. This tough guise comes along with the collared shirts - briefs - jackets in mud puddles - but it is... more

four chambered heart

07/19/2007  |  2 Comments

I have said you give me wingsI have said though I have been collecting feathers, downy and sweet, flight and contour and semiplume feathers, bristle and... more