My Books


Runaway Freight: New & Selected Poems, published by Aldrich Press in 2016, is a 74-page memoir in poems about my life from childhood to my seventies.  Here is a recent review of this book.

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Yard Man, published by Finishing Line Press in 2010, is a 27-page chapbook containing poems inspired by my gardening life.  These poems reflect, as one reader wrote: “The undertones of sexual fantasy and the subtle shifting of seasons that hint at the death of the garden in winter make these classic lyrical poems that touch on larger issues of love and death.”

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