Allen McGill

Originally from NYC, Allen lives, writes, acts and directs theatre in Mexico. His published fiction, non-fiction, poetry, plays, etc., have appeared in print as well as on line: NY Times, The Writer, Newsday, Retrozine, Laughter Loaf, Flashquake, Heron's Nest, Cenotaph, Temps Libres, Autumn Leaves, Poetic Voices, Amaze-Cinquain, Bottle Rockets, Frogpond, Modern Haiku, World Haiku Review, many others.


cemetery bench
a butterfly alighting
beside me

the pale green
of a shiny new leaf
graduation day

a pigeon lands
in my window box
the sunlit crocus

divorce papers
the sand castle
crumbles

the undertow
pulling me out to sea
no shadows


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