More poems from me, not in (After) Confession.  **Click on the titles to read the poems.**  

(They Would Hate Me for Writing This)

Sometimes Death Is a Foreign Country


Turning 50

Poems I Love, Written by Others:

Sex Ed  by Betsy Sholl

A Blessing From my Sixteen Years’ Son  by Mary Karr

I Go Back to May 1937  by Sharon Olds

St. Francis and the Sow by Galway Kinnell  (with the gorgeous line: “sometimes it is necessary to reteach a thing its loveliness”)