Lyrical materialist poems, Common-Place Issue 21

Over at Common-Place, four of my poems have been published along with a statement of poetics and research in their latest issue (Vol. 14, No. 3.5). Common-Place is an online journal of the American Antiquarian Society. As the magazine describes … Continue reading

City of Cloud and Stone; new poem on Quito in White Rabbit

I am happy to share a new poem from issue 4 of White Rabbit, a journal of English language studies published by the Facultad de Letras at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. “City of Cloud and Stone” is made up … Continue reading

new year, new poem published – ARDOR Literary Magazine

Happy New Year. Yesterday, a new poem appeared in a new journal, ARDOR Literary Magazine. My poem, “C&H at Carquinez Strait” appears on page 17, but I encourage you to spend time with the whole issue. ARDOR’s layout and design … Continue reading

E-readers in the classroom

Earlier this summer, I contributed a media review to the journal Transformations as part of an issue dedicated to teaching digital media. The issue is not yet available electronically (JSTOR and other digital journal vendors are sometimes required to release … Continue reading

a special place in hell for bike thieves

“A Special Place in Hell for Bike Thieves” Phillip Barron published in Urban Velo, Issue 8 (download the whole issue or read it online) A neighbor recently posted a note to the neighborhood listserv that his daughter’s bike was stolen. … Continue reading

Please Don’t Involve Fellow Passengers In Schemes To Extort Disability Funds

DINING CAR AHEAD… reads the scrolling red-LED marquis at the front of the Coachclass car. The northbound Carolinian, Amtrak’s train 80, follows a corridor of sweet gum, pine, and mimosa between Durham and Washington, DC. Views from the diesel-driven iron … Continue reading