Biography of Bob Genevro
1956...Willow School Kindergarten
1966-69...Track & Field/440 yd., Cross-Country runner
1971-74...Fresno State University
1973-74...worked for VISTA in Anchorage, Alaska for Anchorage Head Start
Summer 1978...joined Hoxie Bros. Circus working props
1985, '87, '89...births of my kids
1985...Thyroid Disease/Thyroid shrunk
1988-2001...worked for Child Abuse Prevention Center
2006...benign brain tumor
Bob Genevro's Works:
No published books...yet.
I have poems though in local published 'journals' from 'Wellspring';
'Daily Bread' at Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California:
and Alumni collection at Notre Dame de Namur University, Belmont, California.
Bob Genevro Poems
The First Anniversary Sonnet
We stood and proclaimed 'I do' wedding wows and the organ grinded The Taco Bell Canon in D Major and Chopin's Polonaise Mayonnaise in Egg Flat.
Ponies Dancing prancing albino ponies dance to the cap-gun crackle of the lightening leather whip.
Sister Mary Vader
peeks out from her black curtain veil. We sit with backs straight
The Dutch Resistance Heroine (A San Fran...
Elizabeth Steinbruner Born February 23,1920 in Dulsburg, Germany, passed November 17,2005 in Roseville, California.
An Eating Disorders Christmas Wish List ...
artichoke of self-loathing blizzard of Cherry Garcia bouquet of broccoli ecoli bungee cords of black licorice
Kinky The Cat
For her tom cat father 'Panther' For her manx mother 'Whoopie' For on one dark and stormy night, she streaked into Adams St.
A Post-It Note To Dr. Hannibal Lecter
This is just to say I have eaten the legs that were in the refrigerator
A Toyota Ad Posing As A Trojan Condom Ad
It comes equipped with an easy to open automatic double insulated
Doing Nothing (Inspired By Poet Miller W...
We do things to keep something from doing something the milk from expiring the scale from cracking
Ankle Deep Depression
Time is ankle deep in wet cement. A 78 phonograph record on 33. 'Can you buy me ahhhhhh high protein shake from
American Haiku (One Sentence,17 Syllable...
His teeth once white as popcorn, now golden as movie buttered popcorn. God bless ghosts, guns, Bush-Cheney and the summer
Love Brighter & Gaining Strength...The S...
'We now know why you've been having so much trouble' a neurologist said over the phone. 'Your MRI shows you have a brain tumor
On Class Picture Day
at Nativity School boys reek of Butch Wax and Vitalis. White arrow shirts and salt n pepper corduroys stiffen like cardboard from laundry starch.
'Jeez, ' he said. 'I'm sorry to hear about your brain tumor. I hope you're gonna be OK. My wife's first cousin's husband's sister's son
Sister Mary Vader
from her black curtain veil.
We sit with
Her jet black