Hopefully, that will never be necessary IRL (as a friend is wont to say on social media), but it works in a poem. You see, over the last few… Read more “A Dagger in the Side? Only if Necessary”
New song, for those intereted. It ended up a little more somber than I expected, which isn’t all that surprising.
One of the benefits of being a teacher is having summer break, and even though I have both my children home with me, I have more time… Read more “Time to Read”
Well, there’s a post title that’ll draw folks in…or repel them. Either way, it would get my attention. Being summer and all (or close enough), I’ve been taking my… Read more “Summer, the Death of Childhood, and Arranging Lines of Poetry”
I was going through some boxes of my old writing and came across The Tunnel: Selected Poems by Russell Edson. I had been searching off and on for the… Read more “Russell Edson and the Blue-Pencil of Consciousness”
Mark Goodson, of the MIRACLE of the MUNDANE, tagged me in a writing challenge post. Even though I’m a day behind, I wanted to share this one.… Read more “Dead Music”
I began adding the word “poem” in parantheses at the end of blog post titles because I used to write short fiction with some frequency. I haven’t… Read more “The Tale of the Lizard and the Egg”