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Poetry: Four New Sequences

So I’m not writing books, but I am writing long and girthy bodies of short poems.

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Three Winter Solstice Poems and One Winter Solstice Essay

At yesterday’s event, I presented an essay that included several new poems embedded within. The poems (slightly edited from the essay) are below. The essay (which is rough, unfinished, and designed mostly for performance) can be read via PDF here.

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Now Available: The Two Final Books

These two books of poetry mark the final books I make for the foreseeable future. Both are for Scherezade Siobhan.

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Past Event: Solstice Forest / Darkened Stone / Branches Toward Light

For the first time in a few years, I have made an effort to host a Winter Solstice arts event.

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Elderly’s NOT MY COUNTRY

The 144 page special anti-Trump-regime edition of openly-licensed email-based/Tumblr-based poetry journal Elderly is now available for reading.

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New poetry books coming in two weeks.

I’ve been working on some “last writings” for some time, they’re on their way.

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Oh Surge, Survivors: A Poem in Seven Parts, for American Veterans

Written for Veteran’s Day, 2016 and for Footsteps: For Homeless Vets. There is also a live reading of this poem.

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After Roma

After Roma

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Past Event: Le Merde

This Friday there will be a poetry reading in Phinney Ridge at the gallery known as Le Merde.

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Poems from the Archive: Cambodia Bladed

Approximately one year ago, I started publishing Cambodia Bladed on Queen Mob’s Tea House. The serial work of prose poems and black and white photography remains, even today, one of my favorite works.

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Past Event: Poetry for Homeless Vets

I am very excited to be involved with this upcoming poetry event that is themed around and in respect for homeless veterans.

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Two New Birthday Poems for Ra’anan David and Jeanne Morel

The following poems I wrote for my two close South Seattle friends, who both share the same birth year.

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I breathe the faces of dragons

The following is a poem I have written in preparation for and in spirit of the Summer Solstice.

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In the Canoe at Night

For Tanya Holtland, Emiliana Chavez, and Barnabus Gillmon

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Prism: Three Poems of Longing