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Category: Poetry

Blue Note #1

This poem is an excerpt from my future book, "The Blue Book of Poetry and Life". I hope it brings you joy while you wait for it!

Cry of the Biosphere

This poem confronts the problems of anthropogenic climate change and other destructive environmental practices that threaten the world's stability. I hope you enjoy it!

The Siren-Song’s Grand Promenade

I consider this poem a prelude to Odysseus’s return from Troy, and I place it chronologically between the events of the Trojan War and his encounter with the sirens.

Mother Elephant

This poem is an excerpt from my book, "Wild Writers: The Animal World's Greatest Poets"

Biology 101 Is Now in Session

The following poem discusses the dangers of Darwinism if it is taken too far: How social Darwinism promotes eugenics. This poem is not meant to be taken literally. It was also inspired by Langston Hughes’ poem, “Cultural Exchange”.