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Midwest Memories

We passed the two week mark in Kansas City and it’s starting to feel like home. To be honest, it’s starting to feel like more than home. I grew up in the Midwest, so the constant wind feels like childhood. … Continue reading

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Available Now! Spiders Are Everywhere

Spiders Are Everywhere is finally all done and live on Amazon. This is probably the most beautiful book I’ve ever put together with all the color and the full bleed illustrations by Amber Beach. My name is on this one … Continue reading

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No Words…

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Spiders & Pixabay Top #100

I’ve been busy working today on the latest Everywhere books. The final images for Spiders,co-written by R.A. Smith and  illustrated by Amber Beach, are finished and gorgeous! Look for that to be available in the next few days. There’s also … Continue reading

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The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Now that I had some sleep (and sanity returned!) it was time to see some more of Kansas City. Today we went to the The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. I can’t believe this place is free—it’s worth a $50 admission. It … Continue reading

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I Smile Brightly

All I seem to do these long nights is write poetry and make digital collage. There is a lot of active waiting in my life at the moment. There is a lot of balancing on the edge. Ever have that … Continue reading

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Yes, Mourning is Dark. It’s Real.

It was mentioned to me by a few people that my poem yesterday, Final Mourning, was darker than expected. I laughed, actually out loud, at that. It’s no darker than much of my other work. I think the disturbing element … Continue reading

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Final Mourning

Still fooling around with poetry and photo collage today. Falling in love with Kansas City. Living at night is starting to feel normal. Enjoying the silence. Finishing projects. 

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New Collages on Pixabay

The other day I had an altercation with Avis Car Rental over some overcharges, and in my frustration, I designed a collage to vent my frustrations. It features a ship on fire, being attacked by a shelled sea monster and … Continue reading

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Poetry, Coffee and Murder

This nocturnal schedule is conducive to poetry. I suddenly have a lot of silence and darkness in my days. With the sun no longer a distraction, I’m immersed in myself. No more busy schedule pulling me. Just poetry and the … Continue reading

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