4 05, 2015

Fear and Magic: A son’s meditation on loss

By | May 4th, 2015|blogs, essays, spirituality|1 Comment

Originally published in the Elephant Journal, Oct. 2014 I have to tell you that I’m losing my father. What I really mean to say is I’ve lost him. What’s worse is I have no idea when I lost him, I only know he’s gone. Alzheimer’s secreted him away, so that little by little he disappeared [...]

25 03, 2015

Did you close your eyes?

By | March 25th, 2015|poetry|0 Comments

Did You Close Your Eyes? (poem) just before your vest exploded your body scattering to the sky your soul merging with the infinite did you close your eyes? or did you notice the girl the one with the freckle above her lip that was just beginning to curl into a smile because she didn't understand [...]