“On Breaking” up at Uppagus

Many thanks to Zig and Jude for creating a real thing in the world, and for letting me play, too.

Please note that some of these blog entries are short to encourage you to click through to the original journal to read, if available online. In the event the poem is no longer available for any reason or the poem(s) appeared in print only, I will post the text as published here on my blog, with purchase links to support the journal if applicable. Thank you!

3 poems up at Leaves of Ink

Many thanks to E.S. Wynn for including my work!

A woman

knows about blood.
Pain is in her nature,
the kiss and pull of it, Read more at LoI

Demand your grief

demand your grief,
possess it like a lug
from the Jersey Shore … Read more at LoI


Tip the dire ferment of my thoughts on edge
a spinning dime that slows and rests,
at tension with insistent gravity… Read more at LoI