Many thanks to our service members and their families
with much love
All the Beautiful People – Published in the Avatar Review
Have a beautiful Day!
– The Kiss –
will be published in the August/September issue of Pilcrow and Dagger
Dark, dirty streets live in my mind
broken brick alleyways,
the color of blood in the midnight.
Streetlamps from another era
fasten me here for a short while.
The warm stickiness of old city grime,
it’s endless, never removed.
And I wonder,
Is this how it’s done?
Where the last step of a Jazz duo lay,
where the putrid decay of the dirty city lives?
Where words are scrawled across the walls in warm blood,
Is this where you find the poem?
Or just the poet,
Eeks, one of my first published poems; it appeared in Directions magazine about twenty years ago.
My short fiction story, “The Girl I loved in Middle School”, will be published by Number Eleven Magazine!
“Bruce was a six foot-two inch, two hundred and fifty pound eight grader who grew facial hair that matched the tufts sticking out of his shirt sleeves and neckline. Needless to say, he feared no one. I, however, did. She turned to him…..”