I’ve always enjoyed writing and have had some joyful successes.
One of my early poems was published in The Quarterly (#24 Spring 1992), edited by Gordon Lish. And here it is…

The halogen bulb
in my chest
went out.

The store
where I bought it
is a Burger King now


And here is a link to an essay I wrote, The Collaborative Spiral for Ballet Review Magazine  in 2007