“Taking a Knee, Taking a Stand” was written in response to the death of George Floyd and the protests that followed.
“An Old Story” is a reflection on the issue of children living in poverty.
“December 31st, 11 PM” reflects on the waning holiday spirit and the coming New Year.
“New Day” considers the global zeitgeist on the morning that 2016 ends and 2017 begins, and how we might feel hopeful.
“The Drop of Honey” offers an allegory for what has preceded the angry divisions between American citizens.
“What I Tell Children” considers the legacy of Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Elie Wiesel.
“Pulse, 2016” honors those slain in Orlando in a mass shooting.
“I Now Pronounce” responds to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality.
“Inside Iran” – a Poet with a Press Pass poem that considers the perspectives of everyday Iranians
“How It Is” – a snapshot of the news on one day in January