Deep South Magazine has just published another of the poems from my work in progress collection, Always the Heat. This poem is titled First You Make a Roux. It was inspired by a painting I bought some years ago on a trip to New Orleans with my best friend. All good Louisiana cooking starts with a […]

My poem, Winter in Louisiana, was just published in Deep South Magazine. As you can tell by the name, most of my writing will fit in well there since they have a very distinctive Southern Viewpoint. Another poem is scheduled for a fall publication date.

When I was at at the Louisiana Studies Conference this past weekend I heard a poetry reading by Dr. JC Reilly of the Georgia Institute of Technology. Unfortunately, due to the scheduling I didn't get to spend much time talking to her but I had forgotten how much I like good poetry and her's was […]