Wednesday, December 5, 2018

New poems!


I am very grateful (and excited!) to have two poems in the new issue of Waccamaw--very different poems, but both special favorites. Hope you enjoy them!

Green Hand
Second

Friday, April 20, 2018

writing poems a new way



Wrote poems today for anyone who walked up to our poets’ table at the South Carolina State House.

I am not good at this. Yet.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Lily Watch


I’m very grateful to The Fourth River for publishing this poem in their weekly online venue. As with children, we shouldn’t have favorite poems–but I am rather fond of this one.

Another year we greet summer, spider
lilies waking in the Catawba every May,
this time blooming slow, a cool April...

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