Poetry: “A Writer’s Alchemy” (from November 2008)

To turn graphite to diamond

Or ink into gold

‘Tis every author’s goal

[To be] On bestseller listings before I’m too old

Turn paper to dollars

A fatter billfold

But editors can be so cold

Sell more books or go on the dole.

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