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Solitaire

One more today in the Boston Literary Magazine. The editor, Robin Stratton, makes a decision within a week. I had one turned down there pre-p. Solitaire I knew right away, but it was 45 minutes before I stopped wrestling the … Continue reading

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Showtime

I’ve a new poem on MacQueen’s Quinterly. Here it is: Showtime My brother would light up a room— take the spotlit stage and turn wake to party. I marveled at our differences. I learned, early on, that all knowledge came … Continue reading

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Two new poems

I had two poems published by Rat’s Ass Review yesterday. Cool name, huh? Here are the poems: CHANCE Beneath the blareand buzz of station crowdI thought, just now,I caught that old pet nameyou used so long ago—to torment, to tease,and to endear. Anxiously,I … Continue reading

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Leavings by Sarah Russell (PRIME MOVERS Series)

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Leavings by Sarah Russell Leavings are untidy. Remembering what you want to say as the car pulls away, or the cell phone drops into your purse, restraint in an embrace, the casual see ya,…

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A reading of What the Breeze Brings

Here is a link to a video of me reading my poem, What the Breeze brings, featured on Panoply this week. It’s a gentle one. Enjoy. http://www.panoplyzine.com/

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New poem on Pure Slush

In the anthology: The Tyranny of Bacon. This poem was written with my local deli in mind—up on Hegeman and Amboy, I believe. It was the first place I had lunch out with my friends in Elementary School. A Kosher … Continue reading

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Persistence of Memory Published

has arrived. It is available through Amazon, Kelsay Books and me. Bellefonte Art Museum will have some soon.  

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New poem about my dad

Just published by Third Wednesday. A 50/50 Contest Honorable Mention Poem. Your Time When mom announced you were coming North for your birthday, we planned a celebration. Guys only, we’d take you to the rib joint on College Avenue and … Continue reading

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Front Door Denizens by Sarah Russell (MY FRONT DOOR Series)

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Front Door Denizens by Sarah Russell The door itself is nondescript, a faded forest green, like others in the complex. Yesterday I hung our cherry blossom wreath on its hook, dancing pink blossoms against…

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