Thursday, October 1, 2015

Poetry On Buses: Writing Home


After the war, orders sent him west.
In tidy lines he wrote:
Come see the ocean, stay for dinner.
She packed his photo and her best dress into a single suitcase.
As waving wheat stalks slid past train windows, 
she closed her eyes and smiled at
dreams of a home.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

A Forthcoming Book and a Reading

My forthcoming chapbook, Feast of Needs, will be release this fall by Piecemeal Press.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

I have a new piece up on McSweeney's. Invitation for Advanced Placement Testing came out of my fourteen years of working within the AP set. As they say, write what you know.