I have known Jed for a long time. We grew up together.
About a year ago I heard that he was writing poems and
finally now I have acquired some to share. He resides in
the Bay Area, Oakland to be exact and has just started a
small independent press called North Arrow Press which
will be publishing poetry chapbooks exclusively. All of the
product is to be made by hand.
The following paragraph/prose poems are excerpted from
the first chapbook that is to be published and called The
House on the Hill. These 4 poems taken individually
appear to be random thoughts or snippets. But when they
are read together they start to form a broader conversation.
A story emerges that could involve a relationship between 2
people or it could be the author talking/thinking/farting to