Category Archives: Political Commentary

Christmas Lockdown

—to all the architects of lockdown, including Bonnie Henry   O you directors of madness, magicians of chaos, hearts hard and dead as flint,   your arid carols strike no sparks of joy, no scintillating strings of rainbow light.   … Continue reading

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Dead Crow & the Spirit Engine released

Do you find that too many poets are fixated on themselves and their hang-ups even as the world seems to be falling apart? Or worse, continue to conform to the dead end of postmodernism that treats poetry as a kind … Continue reading

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Diary of a Plague Year Parts 8–10

Pocketful of Posies i. London, 1665. Bubonic plague rides the greasy backs of flea-ridden rats, an invading army no one will see for another two centuries. Instead,   every dog and cat in the city is killed. Houses of the … Continue reading

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