The Swallows of La Ciénega

By |2018-12-08T19:52:57+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Latest Poem, Poem|Tags: , , , , , , , |

For Elizabeth La Ciénega slept on a muted afternoon At old Las Golodrinas, when I spied a nest Of swallows beneath the age-worn latias, hewn By a hand that [...]

Review of Helen Palma’s Selected Poems from Baudelaire’s “Les Fleur du Mal”

By |2018-07-02T18:47:06+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Review|

By Joseph Charles MacKenzie Two arts are beautifully displayed in Helen Palma’s Selected Poems from Baudelaire’s Les Fleur du Mal (Pivot Press, New York, 2014). The first and most [...]

A Love Poem on Marriage – From “Sonnets for Christ the King”

By |2018-05-10T03:12:43+00:00April 29th, 2018|Categories: Poem, Videos|

Sonnet XXVII For Elizabeth As kindly cottonwoods around us rise, Entwining wistful melodies of green, We walk beneath our shade-entangled skies Through gothic vaulting, hand in hand, [...]