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Monthly Archives: September 2021

found poem: feathers

Dark Matter

Hugely grateful to editor Melissa Kwasny and everyone at Dark Matter for including five of my found poems in Issue 13 (about halfway down the page).

found poem: If I am

found poem: wind

found poem: I have forgotten

found poem: my little

found poem: the remnants

found poem: silences

found poem: because the trees

found poem: for prose

found poem: against


Congratulations to Raven Chronicles Press, editors Phoebe Bosché, Anna Bálint, and Thomas Hubbard, and all the contributing poets whose combined efforts turned Take a Stand: Art Against Hate, a Raven Chronicles Anthology into the winner of the 2021 Washington State Book Award in Poetry. I am honored that my poem “Neither Silence nor Forgetting” is included.

Congratulations as well to the other winners and finalists in this year’s awards program.

found poem: the moon

found poem: glaciers


Hugely pleased that Nadia Gerassimenko has selected four of my found poems for the inaugural issue of Moonlogs, a project of Moonchild Magazine.

found poem: There

Breathe again

For the third (and final) month, one of my found poems has been published in Breathe. My gratitude to Leopoldo Seguel, Tania Abramson, and Paul Abramson.


The online journal Hush has published three of my found poems in Issue 2, here, here, and here. Thanks, Erik & Hush! (If you tried before, the links have now been fixed.)

found poem: Summer

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