April 12, 2019 from Poet's Haven Press, 33 prose poems telling one story of what happens when scientists prove the existence of an afterlife.
Transition to afterlife cannot be completed without a sentient witness to resolve all quantum states of a soul moving from one plane to another...
The failure to develop artificial intelligence haunts us all.
There can be only one solution:
someone must stay behind...
These four mini-chapbooks combine to contain 400 very short poems, and 16 micro-fictions. So far they have been available only at events and brick and mortar stores. Hopefully, an online option will launch in January. The first three covers are by Moira Anne Design. The fourth cover is by me.
she leaves her small cloaked scout ship
hovering six miles up
below common flight paths of local airships
yet above flight capacities of most natives
taking a concentrated breath of air
the lana tucks her wings and plummets from the ship's bottom hatch...
despite her training
she is anxious with anticipation
at touching down in uncharted flora
on the surface of another planet...
the opposite of facebook
leaning over snow shovels
the neighbor lady and I chat
and I learn more about the history
of the neighborhood
and the history
of the neighbor lady
are forded by logs,
floating bridges leading to bed
(a cinquain for Jennifer Crow)
has feathers and
nine limbs, juggling ancient
vases inscribed with mythical