Biography of Jimmy Stanton
Retired Alcoholism/Substance Abuse Counselor. Trained under Dr. Robert Stuckey, Joe Harrison, Carleton Ryder M Div., and Dr. James Cocores.
Worked at Fair Oaks Hospital in Summit, N.J.
Later worked for John Clancy who now is developing treatment programs in a number of states in the prison and
Currently enjoying light work, writing, and lwearning the ins and outs of using a computer. I am married and the father of five sons(three stepsons) .
Jimmy Stanton's Works:
Four chapbooks put out by Atlantis Komisar.
'Fox', 'Jellybrainbean', 'Not the Papa', and 'Lovemelt'.
Jimmy Stanton Poems
It comes to this a first step forward a fresh footprint in snow the angst of not knowing
Son Rise (An Ear To Heaven)
MOURNING & morning once held similar meaning to me
An angel waits for me to rise o'er the mocus brains and bloodied eyes
Hoiw do you say I love you when it is hollowed out of tree trunks that have fallen
Nightfalls (When Love Fails)
Night falls silent the soul is quiet I lay lonely another night what was thought warm
Hoiw do you say
I love you
when it is hollowed out of
tree trunks that have fallen
and burned into grass which
is no longer green
and who do you say
that I am
when I am filled with leaves