Saturday, November 28, 2009


  Something small, a wee haiku. Bear Butte, sacred to many Amerindian tribes, is a rather striking geological formation in South Dakota. ......
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Sunday, November 1, 2009


  Every morning she prays her rosary. Although I am in no way religious, being present and in some way a part of the process can bring a cer......

Monday, October 12, 2009


  I think the greatest tragedy one can experience is to become ever so slightly aware of his or her creative or professional potential, only......
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Friday, July 31, 2009


  My third synthetic ode. I would like to one day find the time and energy to write more. The first two parts are structurally isometric whi......

Saturday, July 4, 2009


  This was originally going to be at least a portion of part I for " Contrast ", but after several months it never progressed. So......

Wednesday, July 1, 2009


  A few days ago I returned from a two week long road trip with my fiance. The apex of this journey took place at the Devils Tower (Bear To......

Saturday, May 2, 2009


  The greatest tragedy I know is not being able to realize ones creative, academic, or professional potential after becoming aware that such......
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Tuesday, March 24, 2009


  I'm trying to learn what I've half forgotten, how to bring moments of thought—imaginary or reflective—to life through imagery in w......
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Thursday, March 19, 2009


  Throughout the years I've found that my heaviest moods can be lifted, at least for a time, by the lightest of songs from these shrewd......

Wednesday, March 18, 2009


  Type it up, give it a title, and send it off into the world—Hope it one day fares better than I have. release This poem has been p......
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Wednesday, March 4, 2009


  Self discovery implies the existence of a self to discover—something clearer than metaphor, more concrete than abstraction. Yet when we p......

Saturday, February 21, 2009


  "Each poem you write is like one of your children," she told me. "Each one has a spirit and the potential to flourish."......
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Friday, February 20, 2009


  Once in a while I'll feel as if I've been struck by new inspiration, that I can finally go forward with my work as a poet. This h......
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Tuesday, January 27, 2009


  This was drafted near the end of a seven day walk on Lost Coast Trail. I'm pretty sure this was inspired by the beach at Bear Harbor, ......

Wednesday, January 21, 2009


  "Just say what you feel, man! Just write what you feel ! It's all about what you feel , man!!"           —Various articul......
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