A Gift Not to Fear Conflict

This is one of the poems about my spiritual emergency that I’m starting now to generate: A Gift Not to Fear Conflict If I was a warrior healer poet entrepreneur and visionary, I’d forsee how we can build a way in the world where it’s safe to be Different. Ask questions, verify all the directions.…

Psalm 91 Spoken Word-icized

I’ve just come through a really rough week with an accidental dosing of a hallucinogen, plus my dog being mauled by a pitbull, plus a hugely stressful work interview for a big grant, plus a spiritual emergency. I learned some cool things and had some very fun experiences slightly outside regular reality and time and…

The Chocolate Fairy Poem

My best friend, Ken Braiterman, told me that my videos should have more close ups, and interesting video scenery in the background. I was riding around all day last Friday working on developing the Chocolate Fairy project, talking to people on the streets. I rode down to the Scout, Kansas City’s overlook onto the city.…

Faces for Al

My friend and peer support client died after succumbing to his depression. I miss him a lot. I wrote a poem for Al to put on his digital poem collage for his funeral. Here’s his memorial website. Faces for Al This is Al: He looked good in a suit, and he cared deeply about the…