Biography of Jim Creston
Jim Creston is a contemporary poet residing in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Some of his recent works have been published in the online magazines CUIB-NEST-NIDO; In Your Face Radio and The Commonline Journal. Jim has released his first book of collected poems titled Don't Swallow The Toothpaste.
Jim Creston's Works:
Don't Swallow The Toothpaste
Jim Creston Poems
It's time to pick a new people. I've seen yours, who fence their neighbor hens, and pick feathers from the rooster.
Priorities Not a virtuous sport, let us quit pretending
Inside This Bar
He sits at the small round wooden table with his back against the wall, and the gray hoodie pulled over his head during this rainy summer evening.
This Week's Spread
With a salary of $14 million I would not stripe the legs of a child to where they swell and bleed, nor fill his 4 year old
Apple Dew We rested the Sunday picnic cloth upon the stubby grass.
Two Poems Accepted By The International ...
I am grateful and send thanks for having two of my poems, Summer Days and Apple Dew, published in the international literary magazine, Cuib-Nest-Nido! Please message me for the link for CUIB-NEST-NIDO or find in an Internet search. Happy Reading!
Can we forgive Vick and move on? I pose this question because I know the culture of the Bible Belt and the hills of the area. I'm not a Vick apologist, nor am I any longer a football fan, but the game still is of interest to me. I know people who have abused animals in their younger years that are no longer that type of person.
Since winter will not go away in Minneapolis.... Keeper
A long long time ago I can still remember how the Russians and Chinese teams used to make me cry and I knew if we had a chance
Transit Sitting outside this coffee shop while reading a short novel
Sitting outside this coffee shop
while reading a short novel
the roaring river of traffic
making loud claps from tires smacking the concrete seams
on the book's pages to cover their ears