The Shredding Sky is a book of 30 poems, written in 2014.
The Shredding Sky
Wisdom Teeth is a book of 24 somewhat philosophical poems, somewhat in junction with Flowers.
On the Lake of Volcanoes is a book of 25 poems, written in 2014 on Lake Atitlan in Guatemala.
On the Lake of Volcanoes
Flowers is a book of 69 poems, written in 2012-2013. Download here:
Eating Pizza with a Spoon is a biography of my brother, John Mark Brooks, who took his own life, July 28th, in Nashville, Tennessee. Musician, writer, businessman, comedian, cross-dresser, biographer, economist, he was a remarkable presence in our lives.
Eating Pizza with a Spoon
Excited Utterance is a drama written in 2012.
Walking in the Village was written in New York City, in Greenwich Village and beyond, in May, 2013.
Walking in the Village
A Broken Stone of Ozymandius is a book of 27 poems, that began in expressing the ways one might fall in love with unknown and unmet strangers, that evolved into an expression of the way love moves out from the recognition of love within oneself to an expression of love toward others and back again to the recognition of love’s truest source.
A Broken Stone of Ozymandius
Famous Lost Words is a compilation of quotations from famous people who might have had a temporary loss of memory and were forced to invent new ways of saying what they were famous for saying.
Famous Lost Words
Silhouettes is a collection of definitions as one might find in an online search, exploring the origin and uses of everyday language.