Osiris

Kept walking along
the edge of the highway.
I was
looking for a way
to earn a living.
The soldiers were
rushing past me,
and the priests.
They were looking for
tomb robbers,
and I was one.

I was one.
I was one.

Selected Works

Poetry
from Any Puppet Press, designed and produced by Sherry Karver
Sequence of poems about Chairman Mao, written from Chinese posters.
Long 65 page sequence by a Puppet without a name, thus the "X" of its generation. Available on Kindle.
Sequence of poems, based on Egyptian theme
Poems from Selected Books, up to 1982
Experimental language poems
Poems mostly based on paintings. Available on Kindle.
Novel
A story of Love, Obsession, and Liberation. Available on Kindle.
Memoir
The story of a one-armed boy becoming a man in a two-fisted world. Available on Kindle.
prose poems
A sequence of poems by a narrator who's been told to appraise paintings by V. Lenin, though he didn't know Lenin painted.