Posted in May 2015

Reading at Curley’s Diner, Stamford CT

I’ll be reading from Desert Sunflowers at Stamford’s  Curley’s Diner on May 5th, as part of the Poem Alley reading and discussion series organized by the poet, teacher and local poetry hero Ralph Nazareth. The poetry crowd at Curley’s, mostly poets themselves, is always welcoming and enthusiastic and I’m looking forward to reading for them. … Continue reading

Desert Sunflowers

My twenty-poem chapbook, Desert Sunflowers, is out now from flipped eye. You can get it in the UK and in the USA. A little sample:  9 Carrot Poem Troubling glint – swallowed goldfish confer sub rosa. Chrysanthemum lanterns illuminate a silent house. The jeunesse dorée, pinkies out, sip ochre marmalade. Tigers in straw ambush martian … Continue reading