June 24, 2022

“A Portable Paradise” by Roger Robinson

A Portable Paradise And if I speak of Paradise, then I’m speaking of my grandmother who told me to carry it always on my person, concealed, so no one else would know but me. That… Continue Reading

June 17, 2022

“From the Sustaining Air” by Larry Eigner

From the Sustaining Air from the sustaining air fresh air There is the clarity of a shore And shadow,    mostly,    brilliance summer the billows of August When, wandering, I look from my page… Continue Reading

June 10, 2022

“I Worried” by Mary Oliver

I Worried I worried a lot. Will the garden grow, will the rivers flow in the right direction, will the earth turn as it was taught, and if not how shall I correct it? Was… Continue Reading

June 3, 2022

“I Sing the Body Electric” by Walt Whitman

I Sing the Body Electric 1I sing the body electric,The armies of those I love engirth me and I engirth them,They will not let me off till I go with them, respond to them,And discorrupt… Continue Reading