Desert critters: part I

The tortoise is what I aspire to.      Methodical.      Steadfast.      Self-contained. I am no tortoise. I think of the lizards us kids would stalk and chase and hunt, not to kill, but to capture: live. To keep as a pet in a shoebox with some sand. Sometimes on those desert hikes you come […]

Big news!

It’s kind of last minute, but I should really share: I’m going to have my first-ever featured reading (as, you know, a writer!) tomorrow for Poetry Night in Davis at the John Natsoulas Gallery. Pretty exciting! I will have more to say (and hopefully video links to post) after it happens.