Ever been to the Amazon? No? Travel with me in poetry! Dreaming of that cruise to Alaska? Take a poetic voyage with me first! A fellow MeToo Movement advocate? Follow the poetic adventures of Ego as she triumphs over the Superego patriarchy! Are you a cancer survivor or love someone who is? You’ll have good company in poems about love conquering the C Monster! A Canadaphile, eh? Here are two (!) poetry collections for you! In love with the American West? Look no further for a treasury of poems celebrating Western history and landscapes and their flora and fauna! And more!

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Click on each book cover image to learn more about my poetry collections, including how and where to order.

I thank you in advance.

book jacket image for My Body the Guitar

My Body the Guitar: Poems on guitars and guitarists

(Before Your Quiet Eyes Publications Holograph Series, 2021)

book cover for Athabaskan Fractal

Athabaskan Fractal: Poems of the Far North

(Cirque Press, 2019)

book cover for Psyche's Soul

Psyche’s Scroll

(Poetry Box Select, 2018)

book cover for Bunchberries

Bunchberries: More Poems of Canada

(FootHills Publishing, 2015)

book cover for Attaining Canopy

Attaining Canopy: Amazon Poems

(FootHills Publishing, 2013)

book cover for Lithic Scatter

Lithic Scatter and Other Poems

(Mercury Heartlink, 2013)

book cover for The Ice Decides

The Ice Decides: Poems of Antarctica

(Finishing Line Press, 2012)

Liberty’s Vigil, The Occupy Anthology: 99 Poets among the 99%

(co-edited with Dwain Wilder; FootHills Publishing, 2012)

book cover for The Urn

The Urn

(Finishing Line Press, 2011)

book cover for Etowah River Psalms

The Etowah River Psalms

(FootHills Publishing, 2009)

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(FootHills Publishing, 2007)

book cover for Dire Elegies

THE DIRE ELEGIES: 59 Poets on Endangered Species of North America

(co-edited with Roger M. Weir; FootHills Publishing, 2006)

book cover for Midst


(FootHills Publishing, 2004)

Four Books

Karla Linn Merrifield & Friends; Dawn of Migration and Other Audubon Dreams; Time, & Time Again; and The Sweet Heart of Nature
Romantic Poetry

Photography Books

book cover for Green Bookcase

The Green Bookcase, 2nd Edition

(with essay by William Heyen; Hollybrook House Press, 2018)