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My poem “Dinner”

The day before Thanksgiving, my poem "Dinner" was featured by Verse Daily. You can read the poem here:

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Best Wishes art installation

This summer artist Danielle Krcmar received a grant from the Somerville Arts Council to provide installations of poetry segments on homes in Somerville.  I volunteered our house and she chose this stanza from my poem Best Wishes.  I'm happy to have this note of...

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Illinois State Poetry Contest – Honorable Mention

My poem Today won Second Honorable Mention in the category of Compassion from the Illinois State Poetry Society 2019 contests.  It's a sestina (a pretty tricky form) which asks that we pay attention to the quieter voices amid the cacophony of keyboard clicks we're all...

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