I’m not religious, but

By Frederick Greenhalgh [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Download Poem Read Aloud by Author (MP3) I’m not religious, but every morning, as I get off work I buy Dixie’s first black coffee and walk home with a disposable cup. The city snores, coughs, and murmurs. Darkness clings to concrete eaves. I trip over […]

Song of a Cajun

By Fred Greenhalgh In memory, Mark Krasnoff, 1963-2006 Poem inspired by the truth, but not based on reality [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Download Poem Read Aloud by Author (MP3) You preached to me — “Next time FEMA, send lube” as your tongue spilled out black vile “Truth,” you said, “Ask what’s happening […]