THE POET BY DAY

 I have arrived I am home in the here in the now I am solid I am free in the ultimate I dwell Thích Nhất Hạnh , excerpt from The Long Road...

“I am always drawn back to places where I have lived, the houses and their neighborhoods.” Truman Capote, Breakfast at Tiffany’s Of the books I read this year, this birthday gift from...

“Poetry refreshes who we are and opens our eyes. It is a second sight on all that we’ve known and done. It penetrates into the invisible world we don’t speak of...

“The word “palimpsest” helps to describe the trajectory of my poetry. I grew up as a pianist, practicing five hours a day—Haydn, Mozart, Bach. I played in recitals, long pieces of...