Run your life away -- a poem.
The Greener Grass.
I write about serendipity, chance, and the magic of re-reading. Also includes the poem Not Knowing the Words by the late Michael Donaghy.
An Ode to the Ellipsis... Also available on MP3! Ode to the Ellipsis on MP3 (632kB)
Off to Sunday Mass is, I believe, my best poem to date. It is quite an epic, but stories in poems always make good value.
Welcome to life after death: A prelude to Off to Sunday Mass.
A poem for no one in particular -- how love comes fresh, but slowly grows old and stale.
I came across this poem called Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden while going through a poem anthology. I thought it was beautiful, and hope you will find it so, too. Sundays too my father got up early and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold, then with cracked hands that ached from labor... Continue Reading →
A poem dedicated to a girl I fell in love -- and it was all due to football! You might want to read The Vacuum in My Heart to learn the background behind this poem.