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A.D. Winans is an award winning native San Francisco poet. He edited and published Second Coming for seventeen years and is the author of San Francisco Poems. His work has been published internationally and translated into nine languages. In 2002 a song poem of his was performed at Alice Tully Hall, In 2006 he won a PEN National Award for excellence in literature. In 2009 he was presented with a PEN Oakland Lifetime Achievement Award. For more information see www.adwinans.mysite.com or visit his blog here: www.winansfansite.blogspot.com
The following work is Copyright © 2013, and owned by A.D. Winans and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
New Year’s Eve Poem 2012
Another year passes by
You came in dressed
Marie Lecrivain is a writer, editor, and photographer who resides in Los Angeles. She is the editor/publisher of poeticdiversity: the litzine of Los Angeles. Her work has appeared in various online/print journals, including Haibun Today, Heavy Hands Ink, Illumen, The Los Angeles Review, Poetry Salzburg Review, and others. Her short story collection, Bitchess (copyright 2011 Sybaritic Press), is available through Amazon.com.
The following work is Copyright © 2013, and owned by Marie Lecrivain and may not be distributed or reprinted in any form whatsoever without written permission from the author.
In Appreciation of Anais Nin
Life shrinks or expands
Today, I found your words on a shelf,