but joyous life
--this wee leaf,
poised in denial of fall
... course, i am always
all the others, green
and hanging on through november,
aren't just basking
under the collapsing season.
Wayne Davis has written more than two thousand poems; he likes
concise verse. His work is printed in The Sacramento Anthology:
100 poems; Sanskrit; Dwan; Poetry Depth
Quarterly; and 17 Chapbooks.
Barnes & Noble and Tower Books have featured readings by Davis;
he has addressed citizens and lawmakers on the northern steps
of the California state capitol and has read for annual poetry
events at the Crocker Art Museum.
is a graduate of CSUS. He earned a BA in journalism and history.
He has hiked Mt. Whitney three times. He has three daughters,
and is a testicular cancer survivor.
Devin Wayne Davis