"Over the past couple decades I've published increasingly often online. Here is a sampling of poems from various journals & books. A Google search will turn up many more, for anyone interested in exploring further. Some of the sample poems below have appeared in my books and chapbooks; others are uncollected. (Some have been revised slightly since their first appearance.)
A few links to recent video or audio recordings of me reading & talking poetry are also included.
RADIO PODCAST/INTERVIEW for The Hive Poetry Collective KQED, Santa Cruz CA With Kory Wells, interviewed by Dion O’Reilly Link 4-27-20 Also available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, etc. Poems read (all from The Honey of Earth): "In Line at the Post Office" "Most of the Time We Live Through the Night" "The Dogs in Dutch Paintings"
POEM FROM THE HONEY OF EARTH ("Pale Blues") read for "2nd Wednesday Open Mic" on June 10, 2020. Based in Schenectady, NY, this monthly event is hosted on Zoom during the pandemic. Thanks to host Jackie Craven for posting this YouTube Link
POEM FROM THE HONEY OF EARTH ("The Dogs in Dutch Paintings") featured by Billy Collins on his Facebook Live feed. Reading & brief discussion. Link 15 June 2020
"POETS TALK POETRY." Inaugural poet for new series at Saratoga Springs Public Library 7-20-20. Recorded Zoom conversation & reading hosted by Librarian Mary Ann Rockwell. Posted online: Link Poems read: Tomas Tranströmer: “Schubertiana.” Robert Bly: “The Sympathies of the Long Married.” David Graham: “Most of the Time We Live Through the Night”
SAMPLER: I present three poems from The Honey of Earth: Link Poems read: The Dogs in Dutch Paintings Vinegar & Fizz What the Deranged Old Woman at the Laundromat Said When I Wasn't Listening
POEMS FOR DIFFICULT TIMES: read for "2nd Wednesday Open Mic" on September 9, 2020. Based in Schenectady, NY, this monthly event is hosted on Zoom during the pandemic. Thanks to host Jackie Craven for posting this. Link Poems read: Self-Portrait as Lucky Man Swirl