Hoarding Any Memory Come give me a smooch! – Richard Lingro, Sr. You appear in a family picnic clipfifty pounds heavier than I rememberand bearded. Come give me a smooch!that scruffy kiss and heavy hug. Lawn mower tractor pulls, greasy rags,and polka music play, profoundaround the fuzzy photos, figures distorted,shorter, thinner, younger years away, drivingContinue reading “Revision of Hoarding Any Memory”
These are my best ones yet. I am certain of it. Recipes for American Meals(Haiku) I. Rigatoni: onebox rigatoni noodlesone jar pasta sauce II. M&M Brownies:one box brownie mix, one bagmini M&Ms prepare accordingto package directions; addin M&Ms. Bake. III. Abandon ovenmitts and noodle colanders —drive through McDonalds.
I am still bubbling over a bit about this whole chapbook thing. Chapbooks, for those who aren’t as bookish and nerdy as me, are kind of like mini-books or half the typical poetry manuscript. They generally consist of 15-25 pages of poems by one author. They are printed in limited edition print runs and usuallyContinue reading “Monday Recap”
I have been wanting to get back into the habit of “blogging”, or what used to be called journaling and before that diarying, for some time – and this seems like a good time to start back up. I have known for about a week that we are pregnant with #3, which seems unbelievable. THREEContinue reading “Driftwood”