Category Archives: family

News (and eventually, photos) about my and Bill’s kids and grandkids.

Poem published in Summer 2016 issue of Snapdragon Journal

I’m happy to share that “A Fixed Point,” a poem from my most recent collection, The Resonance Around Us, has been published in the Summer 2016 issue of Snapdragon Journal. I wrote the poem while in residence at VCCA in … Continue reading

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New poem up at Verse-Virtual

Thanks to Firestone Feinberg and Verse-Virtual for selecting my poem “Two Children on the Seaside Rocks” for the June issue. It’s based on an oil painting by my great-great-grandfather, Jonathan Bradley Morse (my mother’s great-grandfather on her father’s side), which … Continue reading

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Summer Issue of Persimmon Tree journal just posted ;)!

I’m so happy to announce that the summer issue of Persimmon Tree just got posted, with my poem among the ten selected for the Northeastern States Poetry Contest winners. In the link below, please scroll down to find my poem, … Continue reading

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Haibun featured at Jama Rattigan’s *Alphabet Soup* blog :)

I woke to this morning’s blessing, a poem of mine posted so beautifully by the editor it takes my breath away. Her words honor me, and the photographs she found to accompany the piece are stunning. I sent the photo … Continue reading

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Another Poem Posted This Morning

I’m blessed to have another poem of mine appearing on-line. This morning, Jama Rattigan is featuring a poem of mine, “Your Grandmother’s Whisk”. I wrote it last February in response to a wonderful writing prompt by my poet friend Diane … Continue reading

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Posting new photo, taken today 10/6/12

I’ve been exploring the bells and whistles of my new little point-and-shoot Nikon camera. Then recently I learned how to upload photos onto the web (like onto FB or in email to friends). I’m not quite sure how to make … Continue reading

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Two Haibun, an Essay, and an Interview Published in “Notes from the Gean”

This week,  two of my haibun, the reprint of an essay about haibun published in Wingbeats: Exercises and Practice in Poetry  (Dos Gatos Press, 2011), and an interview including a number of poems from several of my books–including one from … Continue reading

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Another Poem on “Your Daily Poem” site

I was away in Seattle, attending the 2011 Haiku North America conference (will post about that wonderful even soon), when this poem appeared August 5th on Your Daily Poem. I wrote it while at VCCA last January. I was missing … Continue reading

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Bill Higginson’s haiku to be on the EPN

Carlos Colon kindly requested permission to feature five of  Bill’s poems on the Shreve Memorial Library’s Electronic Poetry Network. They will be featured this coming week, beginning tomorrow, and running all day (or all weekend) long on an electronic message … Continue reading

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Haibun posted at haijinx

Just a quick note to say that my haibun, “Against the Cold,” has been posted in the December issue of haijinx. You can see it here: http://www.haijinx.org/III-1/haibun/index.html As a postscript to my just-previous entry, I am recovering well from my … Continue reading

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