A poem for times of pandemic: What shall I do?

What can a writer do?

"It Is I Who Must Begin," by Vaclav Havel

"Nest Filled" is a poem from my book The

Flavor of Unity: Post-Election Poems (Little

Infinities, 2019).

"El Secreto" 

"Sal & Pep" is a parable of compassion for my creative students in a tough world.

Honey & Roses...ballad of a poor unfortunate traveler...

Kim Stafford poetry reading at the close

of the two-year Poet Laureate run,

April 2020