Here’s a reading of my poem “Happiness” at the publication celebration of Miramar 8.

Thanks to Chris Buckley and Phil Taggart.



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Deep Pockets – Poems

Winner of 2018 Catholic Press Award

Deep Pockets is available on Amazon.

Traversing the distance between snowy Minnesota and lush Southern California, “Deep Pockets” is a collection of lyric and narrative poems that evoke the passing years and “the soul’s mystery in the material world.” 

Review of Deep Pockets

Richard Jarrette, author of Beso the Donkey and several other books of poetry, wrote this review.  In it, he quotes Dan Gerber, whose most recent book of poetry, Particles: New and Selected Poems, was published in 2017 by Copper Canyon Press.

Tomas Tranströmer

In Robert Bly’s introduction to his translations of the Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer, he writes:

One of the most beautiful qualities in [these] poems is the space we feel in them. Tomas Tranströmer