Minus the town square and the tavern, (or rather in honor of virtual squares and literary ephemera) here is The Comet’s Tail’s first offering. Homebound Publications and Little Bound Books will release the Comet’s Tail: A Memoir of No Memory and ship pre-orders on Tuesday, April 10th. Please support independent publishers like Homebound Publications and writers who […]

2016 Pangaea Prize Finalists

My villanelle “Returns” was selected as a finalist for the 2016 Pangaea Prize from The Poet’s Billow. Click below to check it out, along with the other winners and finalists. Many thanks to the editors. 2016 Pangaea Prize Finalists  

Older? . . . better

Mirror, Mirror She tells me what I want to hear; puckering into the glass, I primp, outlining thin lips with red dye, shading eyes and rouging cheeks. Pretty, she says with coy shine. The heat from my toy gun dryer burns already frail follicles as I smooth sometimes blonde hair into waves. No gray, she […]