Apparently, the four-per-household free at-home covid test kits from the U.S. government are available for ordering a day early. They’re quick and easy to order at the USPS website right here:
I’m truly honored today to hear another of my poems read by Taize Jones on Dead Letter Radio. This time out, Taize employed his vocal talents to interpret “Imagine the Moon as Companion” on Episode 41 of the program. You can find it right here — my piece begins right at the seven-minute mark.
Dead Letter Radio remains a unique online venue for writers and listeners — its tone and atmosphere are less like those of a podcast and more like sitting down, relaxing and reading aloud with a few good friends. For me, it’s one of the best things on the net.
Photo credit: By Joe Haupt from USA – Vintage Emerson Table Radio, Model 439, AM Band, 6 Vacuum Tubes, Walnut Veneer Cabinet, Made In USA, Circa 1941-1942 (1942 Model), CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=87674211
CDC: The Coronavirus Self-Checker is an interactive clinical assessment tool that will assist … on deciding when to seek testing or medical care.
Oil on cardboard.
I’m so happy to share here that Spillwords Press today published my poem, “An Ode to the Paintings of a Newly Discovered Artist.” You can find it right here.
As always, thanks to Dagmara K. and the rest of the folks at Spillwords Press for allowing me to be a part of this terrific creative community!
Special edition of 1927 film distributed by Parufamet Films.
One crown is lacking, Prospero,
My empire is my own;
Dying Alonso does not know
The diadem Antonio
Wears in his world alone.
— Antonio’s refrain, from W.H. Auden’s The Sea and the Mirror
Photo credit: Subhrajyoti07, CC BY-SA 4.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0>, via Wikimedia Commons
The Prince William County Public Libraries are inviting metro area authors to submit books that they’ve written for a display of local authors:
You can find out more at this link.