POETRY  selected by Xavier F. Aguilar



Among Tico Waves

by Vincenzo J. Macrino

from Gathering Poets, Eighteen Poems*
Page 11
Petaluma, 2006
ISBN 1-931002-53-3
$8 plus shipping

  Gathering Poets cover: drawing of 18 poets


If my lungs were still able
to withstand the strain, I
would celebrate this tenth
anniversary at Witch’s Rock
with my friend whose mind’s
last screw is about to fall out.

A skiff would carry us to the
clear blue water of her cauldron.
In her shadow we would spend
the day in damp, green
houses; Christlike walking on water
until our legs collapsed with


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Gathering Poets may be purchased online at Xavier Aguilar's website: www.wordrunner.com/xfaguilar

This is a basic chapbook, printed on white opaque paper with an ivory laser-printed, index cover. To see an enlargement of the cover, click on image above.

24 pages


*The 18 poets featured in Gathering Poets are: Chris Caravano • Rose De Clemente • Carol Hamilton • Richard E. Lund • Vincenzo J. Macrino • Daniel R. Martinez • Marcia Miles • Nicole Oquendo • K. D. Poist • Heather Poultney • Sheila B. Roark • Donna Sadeghi • David Spiering • Ben Stivers • Jane Stuart • Allison Whittenburg • Rod Widner • Richard Edgar Zwez

© Xavier F. Aguilar 2006

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