Published Poetry

Please note this list does not contain poetry which only appears on this website. Pieces are listed in reverse chronological order.

Anthologies & Collections

Longer Poems

  • “Night Shift”
    Lakeside Circus, March 13, 2015
  • “Cloaks”
    Bones, June 2014
  • “A dust mote”
    Scifaikuest, November 2013

Individual Haiku, Senryu, and Tanka

  • “the afterimage”
    Skylark, Winter 2015
  • “standing stones”
    Chrysanthemum, October 2015
  • “tide pool stars”
    Frogpond, Autumn 2015
  • “mud pies”
    “his promise”
    “sometimes all I want”
    A Hundred Gourds, September 2015
  • “I learn to tell”
    Modern Haiku, Autumn 2015
  • “an argument”
    Modern Haiku, Winter/Spring 2015
  • “a hawk”
    “river fog”
    “sunlight”
    Bamboo Hut, December 2014
  • “another lunch-time walk”
    “revolution again”
    Haiku Per Diem, November 2014
  • “jackdaw”
    Frogpond, Fall 2014
  • “cold moon rising”
    “notice of default”
    “they will grow up”
    A Hundred Gourds, September 2014
  • “starlight”
    Skylark, Summer 2014
  • “out of one fog bank”
    Frogpond, Summer 2014
  • “last sunset”
    Haiku Presence, Summer 2014
  • “a room full of boxes”
    MOONGARLIC, June 2014
  • “a debate”
    “Three Arch Rocks”
    “were I to pass”
    A Hundred Gourds, Summer 2014
  • “woodsmoke”
    tinywords, May 30, 2014
  • “reading Takuboku”
    Asahi Haikuist Network, April 4 2014
  • “between”
    “seen from beneath”
    Kokako, March 2014
  • “another winter”
    “narcissus blooms”
    “the chill”
    “what does it matter”
    A Hundred Gourds, March 2014
  • “a distinct lack”
    “road map”
    Modern Haiku, Winter/Spring 2014
  • “wilderness park”
    Shamrock, January 2014
  • “another summer”
    “getting everything”
    “today”
    A Hundred Gourds, December 2013
  • “runcible moon”
    Bones, December 2013
  • “another talk”
    Frogpond, Fall 2013
  • “skywriting”
    “trickle-down economics”
    “underneath”
    Prune Juice, November 2013
  • “unemptied garbage”
    Acorn, Fall 2013
  • “sepia moon”
    “stray cats”
    Crysanthemum, October 2013
  • “alone at sunset”
    “backlit afro”
    “boiling pot”
    “fireworks”
    “foreclosure sign”
    “hawk-spur moon”
    “midsummer storm”
    “potato salad”
    “spring festival”
    Under the Basho, Fall 2013
  • “always”
    “fresh-raked coals”
    “marina sunset”
    “shadows”
    A Hundred Gourds, September 2013
  • “served with a sprig of mint”
    Heron’s Nest, Fall 2013
  • “all the things”
    Frogpond, Summer 2013
  • “election day”
    Modern Haiku, Summer 2013
  • “b’ak’tun”
    Heron’s Nest, June 2013
  • “edged with wildflowers”
    “orchid tree”
    A Hundred Gourds, June 2013
  • “spring cleaning”
    Acorn, Spring 2013
  • “fantasy story”
    “finally sent her”
    Prune Juice, July 2012
  • “Contact!”
    42 Magazine, Fall 2012
  • “low on money”
    Prune Juice, Winter 2012

Essays and Criticism

  • “Fishing for Bashōs: Interpretive Communities and Haiku in English.”
    Modern Haiku, Winter/Spring 2015

Related Presentations

  • HNA 2013 and Southern California Haiku Study Group
    “Do All Roads Lead to Basho? Differing Interpretations of the Master in English”
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