Walking this evening: A poem

An evening stroll As I’m often want To do.  These sidewalks, older than me My memories stretch back Decades.   Once, my dream,   Distant travel.  That has waned My love for this area  Grown to significant Proportions.  This path I’ve trudged At least a thousand times Changed for biredom  Now is home 

The Seattle Connection Of Poet Gary Snyder

Perhaps you’re familiar with Gary Snyder. Most famous for his affiliation with Beat poets like Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, he work is really it’s own beast. One of my favorite writers, I read his work quite regularly. He’s quite influential on me. I find the way he combines such things as zen, Chinese literature Read More …