Moon Watching

We sat next to moon watchers, on beach benches
listening to Shattered, scattered
echo From the Beach to Point

Everyone sang along
knowing
someone, somewhere
is recitin’ em’
in their rockin’ chairs.
“She bo ba… bitin’ …

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Dear Sparky,

On Christmas eve
I’ll have dinner
with the Van Pelts’
and Charlie too.

On Christmas day
I will listen
to Schroder
channel Vince Guaraldi.

On New Year’s Eve
I will flap my ears,
darn my scarf,
and dance around …

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BE NOT AFRAID

It’s difficult.

Hard to believe.

 I mean, just open your eyes,

it is tough to get by.

Feel relaxed.

Even the proverbs say

anxiety weighs you down.

But Isaiah told us

that if you trust

you’ll no longer …

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Sound has always played a role in my performance poetry. Sound is personal to me. Poetic therapy.  Choosing where and how to begin and end a line, to me, is what makes a poem …

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