Paul Jones


An hourglass works best when its sand’s kept dry.
I work better after a shot of rye.
There’s more to be seen with blood in your eye.


Poems in Poetry, Red Fez, Broadkill Review, 2River View, as well as in previous issues of Wine Cellar Press and anthologies including Best American Erotic Poems. Chapbook, What the Welsh and Chinese Have in Common. Book. Something Wonderful (Redhawk Publishing, November 2021). Manuscript of poems crashed on the moon in 2019. NC State Computer Science Hall of Fame, November 2021.