In time for National Poetry Month, BLUING
, my first chapbook of poetry is now available to pre-order from Finishing Line Press.
Wait a minute… Chris writes? POEMS?!
[Yes, and I read them too!]
If you’ve been to StoryWiseGuy before, you’ll know
I write in the intersection of faith, fatherhood, conscience, and geek culture. About precious things, and what the loss of them will bring. Even if you haven’t read a poem since high school, it’s accessible stuff, writing simply about complex ththing
But don’t take my word for iti
Author of BUGLE and former Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall
[BLUING shows] us the world in relation, at elemental edges, in the conical labyrinths of light and shadow, our best and worst selves
And bioregional poet Paul E. Nelson
, author of AMERICAN SENTENCES,
If you wish to see the sacred in what most people pass by on the street without noticing, these poems are for you.
Books will ship in August, and pre-orders now will help determine the number of copies in the print run, so I hope you’ll pick up a copy to see for yourself!
And of course, please do share the link with your friends and followers.
And as always, in all things, thanks for making something good together
! I couldn’t do it without you.