Monday, November 7, 2011


  Maybe Time is more of a companion than she is—as many people feel—a tyrant. She is always with us, never leaves our side for a moment, and......

Monday, August 1, 2011


  This is a rewrite of a ghazal written many years ago, making this my 131 st . The title, refrain, and preceding rhyme are the same, but e......

Friday, July 15, 2011


  Beyond the elementary description of a scene and some personal feelings common to most people, nature poetry is actually not the easiest t......
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  I have a tendency to be up all night, be it working, writing, or other. Not long after we, my wife and I, got a very nice new (second han......
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Monday, May 30, 2011


  This is a rewrite of a ghazal written several years ago, making this my 130 th . The refrain and preceding rhyme are the same, though pos......

Wednesday, May 11, 2011


  This is a rewrite of a ghazal that was written many years ago, making this my 129 th . The refrain and preceding rhyme are the same, thou......

Wednesday, March 9, 2011


  Huffaker Hills is 251 acres of treeless, desert public land in south Reno set aside for pedestrian use. From there, Huffaker Lookout—a pai......
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Wednesday, January 26, 2011


  One of my favorite places ever is the Montgomery Woods, a state natural reserve of old growth redwoods about 30 miles west of Ukiah, Calif......
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Saturday, January 15, 2011


  To begin anew, one must leave behind the old. This is at least the theory. Without a Title Perhaps I’ll start again This time......
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