Today

Not much else happened today, but I did write. it’s day 23 of the PAD Challenge and I have more than 23 poems, most of which are done or revisable into usefulness. Today’s poem in particular was one I’d needed to write for several years, since it will be a framework poem for a big section […]

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Caturday

The Spurs (Tottenham Hotspur, not the San Antonio Spurs) won today against Fulham in a 6:45 AM game, a good start for Caturday.

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At work, the outside world moves on

This is what work looks like on sabbatical in my home office/guest room. Note the strange faces that I fear we all make when we are concentrating. Unfortunately, unless the day is very sunny, this photo shows what the lighting is like too. Outside, The azalea is even closer to blooming and the trees show that […]

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Poets at Work

Myself, Jane Hoogestraat, and Karen Craigo comparing poems and giving good advice in preparation for a Poets of Faith special issue for Rattle. I show this, not because I love having my photograph taken (most definitely not!), but to show the scut work of poetry and how even poets with many, many published poems like […]

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Almost

The azalea is getting closer.

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No more comments for a while

I have been getting enough spam comments to be troublesome, a few hundred a day with no not-spam comments. Oddly, I do get real comments for posts and photos on Facebook, so I am going to rely on those for a while and the people with odd retail names who express their rapture with this […]

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