• Girls 1970

    My best friend Bonnie
    used to hook her little finger around mine.... more »

  • Mile Swim

    Standing in my blue summer-stained one-piece.
    Twelve years old, fellow campers’ goose-bumped bodies wait
    to start the swim across lake Coniston,
    rowboats and canoes ready in case we drown,... more »

  • Wordless

    When the quiet dance of time
    draws me near to death,
    I might recall a time
    before there were words... more »