$12 from Main Street Rag Publishing

Poems about being me, well, sometimes it's not me. The past that's always present. We live in the moment but that moment owes much to our parents, grandparents and ancestors. Poems here remind us of our debt to the past.

Take a look. Buy this book!

Here's the link to Main Street Rag

and the page to order.

Photo taken at Beaufort, SC Fall Festival of Houses. One of my favorite SC events. It has been cancelled this year but returns in 2021.

the past is not kind

the past is faithless

the past won't leave us alone

My Poems in Going Off-Grid

Check out my poems in Going Off-Grid, published by Down in the Dirt.

 $10.99 on Amazon .

A Night of Scary Stories

Words & Wine Halloween

Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020

6:00 pm

via Zoom

I'll read a freaky story

along with authors

Scott Sharpe

John Starino

Paula Benson

A.J. Brown

Raegan Teller

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Copyright Bonnie Stanard

A plantation owner and the slaves who tolerated or hated him...the unadorned Antebellum South.

Time Carries All Things Away


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