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Poems Over Coffee

My Observations on the World.


Thanks for visiting my website.  This is a collection of my published poetry.  I hope you enjoy my work and please send me a message or sign up to get updates on my future publications.


A news story about a doctor in India tricked into buying a genie's lamp was the inspiration for this poem.

From Boundless: The Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Anthology

Image by Louis Hansel

Reflections on the many moods of poets as we write.

Published by Cathexis Northwest Press


Dear Vaccine is a global community poem, inviting all to share their voices to promote COVID-19 vaccination through the imaginative language of poetry.

Vaccine Production Line

Spring Community Journal

A fun Spring poem included in a great series written by members of the community.

Image by Arno Smit

An Abecedarian on "diet" culture.

Published in Parliament Literary Journal.


A playful poem about following the rules.

Published in Wee Book of Wee Poems.

Tandem Skydive

Another random historical incident turned into a poem about a special gift from the King of Ethiopia to President Teddy Roosevelt.

Published in Sundial Magazine.


An unfortunate fall down the stairs during Christmas break motivates this poem.

Published in BluePepper: Poetry with Bite.

Image by JuniperPhoton

You can find these and other poems on my expanded page.

Hybrid Dreich

Circumference Zine

List Body

Dreich Winter Xtra

The Poet Childhood Anthology

Unique Poetry


"Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason."



Poems Over Coffee

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