I've just had my first ghost story, "Beware the Ides of September," published in The RavensPerch. I wrote the story back in the fall because I was feeling the loss of my dad, and I thought that writing a ghost story would be a way to see him again. The writing did not go as intended. … Continue reading A Fiction First: “Beware the Ides of September”
My first ekphrastic poem, "Remembering Etaples," appears in the December 21st edition of The Ekphrastic Review: http://www.ekphrastic.net/the-ekphrastic-review/previous/2. What is an ekphrastic poem, you say? According to the Poetry Foundation: An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art. Through the imaginative act of narrating and reflecting on the … Continue reading Another Poetry First: “Remembering Etaples”
The following little poem is such an odd juxtaposition of subject matter and rhyme scheme, I don't know quite what to make of it. If the poet is trying to express the human experience we all share as we look ahead to the new year--despite the number of times it's been expressed before--the rhyme scheme … Continue reading Happy New Year!
Here at long last is the Amazon link to my precious boy Sonny, his broken mother Faby, and his Small-Time father Slim White: https://amzn.to/2Q7mc9u . Should you purchase a copy and feel that other readers would like to hear their story, Sonny, Faby, Slim White, and I would all appreciate a review on Amazon.