Featured Poem



We’ll have to shear off the tops of those trees
if they continue to block my view
of the mountain. Not only our trees
but the neighbors’ as well. Find some
daredevil to fly a helicopter upside
down over the neighborhood
and give it a good haircut.
It’s America, people will do anything…


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My new book of essays, The Dharma of Poetry, is available! Video of the book launch, my conversation with Heather Sellers, is on YouTube here.

A reading with Chelsea Rathburn for the Dali Museum’s poetry series.

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