Twelve Simple Songs

Twelve Simple Songs, a new, free chapbook of photos and poetry, available in multiple formats

Twelve Simple Songs is a short cycle of poems in dialogue with photographs about an intercontinental love affair. It started as a Valentine’s Day gift for my girlfriend Rachel, a one-off print publication through Snapfish, but then I decided to…

Via Negativa

Expanded Brewing section

I’ve just expanded the Brewing page here to included a selection of links to my better posts on beer and herbal brewing at Via Negativa. In the process, I rediscovered a couple of things I’d forgotten about, including a short…

New Sun Rising cover

New Sun Rising: Stories for Japan

I have a brief essay about bento boxes in the new anthology New Sun Rising: Stories for Japan, available in paperback (Amazon link) and for the Kindle. That’s not the main reason to get it though. Think of it instead…

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-10-14

Most of the maples have dropped their leaves since I was last on the porch, but the towhee's breast still flickers rust-red in the lilac. # The witch hazel beside the house is yellow with old leaves and new flowers….