…silver ghosts of the old burned trees standing like soldiers of the remembered forest
“I don’t watch the weather channel. I read seed catalogues…”
Published in Persimmon Tree, summer issue 2018
This is an old Hawaiian recipe from the Cook Family.
That we would accept the myth of gods and reject the likelihood of extraterrestrial visitation is simply illogical. That we would bury our heads in the fossil record, looking for the source, and not look up and consider the more likely source is simply illogical.
sonnet from “Hard Rime.”
Honorable mention, Oregon State Poetry Society, 2018