Good Bones

You may have noticed that I didn’t post a poem last week. I lost my grandfather quite suddenly and I’m having trouble dealing with that loss. I’ve found that walking around in nature helps. Writing does too. When I was looking for a poem to post this week, I came across this one, by the … More Good Bones

The Perfect Place

Posting a poem about the world being a perfect place might feel a bit ironic right now. But as previous poems have tried to indicate, there’s still a lot to marvel at out there. So here’s my last shot at trying to prove that to you. Like Roger McGough says: as long as you can … More The Perfect Place

Serenity Prayer

As we go into another month of lockdown, we’re probably all starting to feel a bit anxious and antsy. That’s why I thought this serenity prayer might be of help. I think it reflects what many of us are feeling right now. The desire to not be informed or talk about current events. Just for … More Serenity Prayer