And Happy Mother’s Day to Billie, Too: Her Sweeth 16th!

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May 112014
 
And Happy Mother's Day to Billie, Too: Her Sweeth 16th!

A little something for my lovely bride Billie, as she celebrates her 16th Mother’s Day, no small feat, I tell you…:   Whether You are Listening or You are Reading  there is a poem for you and it may be like this poem for my wife who listens to a podcast and sometimes laughs so […]

Her Mission of Light

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May 112014
 
Her Mission of Light

On Mother’s Day, remembering my mom, Diana Anne-Marie Estelle Gunilla von Schinkel Bancroft, who passed away nearly ten years ago:  Her Mission of Light  Seven months after the death of my mother, the corpulent C-130s circling the air base remind me how, when she was nine, the Swedish girl they called matchstick legs (who could […]

A List, a Class, and a Tribute

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Feb 112013
 
A List, a Class, and a Tribute

It appears I’ve been remiss in posting to my own blog. In fact, the last post before today occurred about 16 months and one week ago. Yikes. Your forgiveness, I beg. Here are three things I wanted to point you, my faithful two or three readers, to: A List The University of Arizona Poetry Center […]