Bear Review

Super happy to have my horse poem in the new issue of Bear Review.  It is from my book The Green Monk. This poem, in the new issue of Bear Review, is surrounded by many other magical poems and art, and it is a poem, in part, about the garden of eden. It was writtenContinue reading “Bear Review”

NOMADIC SURREALIST TRAVEL IN KAZIMIERZ

My partner Ewa and I visit Poland for Christmas every year. My partner Ewa is from Katowice so that is our home base. During our summer visits we explore mountains and villages, but at Christmas it is mostly family.  However during Christmas 2016, after 4 months of living in Madrid, our new home base afterContinue reading “NOMADIC SURREALIST TRAVEL IN KAZIMIERZ”

MR WHISKERS WITHOUT THE PICNIC BASKET

The only award I ever won, and didn’t even enter, was for a poem called “Mr Whiskers and the Picnic Basket.” It was published in Hayden’s Ferry Review as a winner of the AWP Intro Journals Award. I was completing my MFA at UNC Greensboro at the time. Then it was republished at storySouth in 2004. ThisContinue reading “MR WHISKERS WITHOUT THE PICNIC BASKET”

Swimmer’s Club Seven Up

Seven of my current loves over at Swimmer’s Club. It is hard to choose seven. They are only seven. But maybe a good seven. There is  the Czech nomadic surrealism of Lukas Tomin, the Canadian surrealism of Guy Maddin. Sun Araw, The Seventh Seal, Leonora Carrington, Chika Sagawa. So many greats. What a life! CheckContinue reading “Swimmer’s Club Seven Up”