An epistolary poem about letters wrapped inside a letter...
Being at home a lot now, during the pandemic, has made me aware of things I wasn't before. This brief prose-poem explores that idea.
Long Way Down
Elton John wrote, "sorry seems to be the hardest word". This poem's kind of about that.
Sometimes, even a video conversation closes the distance between us. This poem reflects on that.
I've been experimenting with non-poetic forms lately, including flash fiction, like this 171-word story.
Feeling Human in the Time of Social Distancing
I went for a walk because I thought it would be “good for me” to get outside and move and breathe fresh air. It turns out I needed more than that...
Getting Creative to Enhance Interpersonal Connections
Creativity can be a key for walking through difficulties, especially interpersonal ones.
Given the time we're all spending "sheltering" in our homes right now, it seemed apropos to share this poem.
The Closure Myth: How Stories We Create Keep Us Stuck
This is how I "get closure" on troublesome situations...
What’s the Connection?: Bringing All One’s Parts Together
I used to keep parts of my life distinct. It made life confounding and random...