A Gary Snyder Sighting

Local poets Art Goodtimes, Aaron Abeyta, Ellen Metrick, and yrs truly, surround poor Gary Snyder.  

The Great Mother

Not all those who pass 
in front of the Great Mother’s chair 
get past with only a stare, 
some she looks at their hands 
to see what sort of savages they were.

- Gary Snyder

i.m. Nathan Carson, Nov 2, 1979 - Aug 11, 2018

It's strange, The way that people pick puppies. In a cardboard box Off to the side of the road On a whim Instantly form...