I’m returning to Greenwich Village, New York to be a singer….listen for me on the radio

I wanted to be a beatnik missed that then thought I’d be a hippie I flew to Greenwich Village with a guitar and duffle bag filled with belongings rented a cheap hotel room met poets and wannabe singers who later became household names with books published and record deals     I was too insecureContinue reading “I’m returning to Greenwich Village, New York to be a singer….listen for me on the radio”

hi, i’m glad you stopped by to visit

i’m getting back to writing i will forget writing perfect poems instead I will write what’s on my mind   this used to be called stream of consciousness writing just letting the mind and words flow and flow and flow     i’m feeling the blues tonight i think we all do depending on ifContinue reading “hi, i’m glad you stopped by to visit”

poets sometimes die too soon

i am thinking of poets i once knew it’s sad     rod mckuen donald hall peter mcwilliams and others didn’t live forever   as a poet ages the question becomes what’s the use in writing  more poems getting another book published?     after all no one will remember my name after i’m goneContinue reading “poets sometimes die too soon”

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