During the month of April, Writers Digest sponsored Poem-a-Day writing prompts. After writing a poem based on the theme, poets could post it to Robert L. Brewer’s blog. There were 700-1,000 posts daily. Brewer chose 10 poems each day to send to a famous poet judge who then selected a winning poem. These 30 poems…Read More »
My first ‘Bliss’ poem just appeared in print! It, along with another poem about a nurse in a logging community, were chosen to be included in the Tenth Anniversary issue of the Saranac Review. I have lines about my little granddaughter in a number of poems, but this was the first one I wrote (last…Read More »
“The Weather Letters” in Switched-on Gutenberg (online journal). Switched-on Gutenberg Issue 20 Weather, 2014.
Poems to Honor and Console My most recent publication is “The Goodbye Skin,” which just appeared in the Ars Erotica issue of Perfume River Poetry Review. Editor Vuong Quoc Vu has selected poems of great sensitivity and beauty to include in this issue about love. I very much enjoy his own poetry as well as…Read More »