Biography of Christopher Barclay
Born in the United States in 1966, attended Cranbrook School and Bates College. Went to China in 1988 where he lived until 2008. Presently lives in Chiang Mai Thailand and Seattle Washington, he writes the blog UnboundedLife.
Christopher Barclay Poems
These shards of memory embedded, fragments lodged too close to the heart to remove. A jagged-edged memento lies deep, splintered
Grief is the virus that surges and retreats without cure.
It all started in the womb apparently; A random confusion of signals That triggered the cellular mutiny.
Grief is the virus
that surges and retreats
It lingers dormant
in the dark recesses
Tears are the vector