DEATH POEM … (a story about gay suicide) Death Poem is dedicated to the many gay men, all around the world, who take their lives each year .. because they cannot cope with not being accepted for who and what they are….. DEATH POEM: the story of Keiji and Ichiro. PART ONE: ICHIRO’S JOURNEY […]Read more "Death poem …"
DECEMBER 1st IS WORLD AIDS DAY. 辞世 JISEI DEATH POEMS AND DAILY REFLECTIONS BY A PERSON WITH AIDS By Adam Donaldson Powell First edition published by Cyberwit.net, India, ISBN 978-81-8253-403-2, 2013. My new book “JISEI” is now available for orders at CYBERWIT and AMAZON.COM Paperback: 245 pages Publisher: Cyberwit.net (May 2, 2013) Languages: English, French, […]Read more "JISEI: a new poetry book by Adam Donaldson Powell."
August 12, 2013 marks my twentieth anniversary of living with the AIDS virus. I have just published a poetic journal documenting and describing the process leading up to that date. The book is entitled JISEI: death poems and daily reflections by a person with AIDSRead more "Twentieth anniversary: living with AIDS"
do not promise to be with me forever. and do not tell me that our love will last an eternity. rather, meet me fully — in this moment — and dance with me … dance with me. Écoutez le silence. Il y a l’énergie du vide qui aspire lentement la vie hors de l’environnement. Une […]Read more "More excerpts from “JISEI”: my latest book of poetry."
WHITE ROSES. white roses lay neatly placed upon the hardened snow — just centimeters from where the still-absent tombstone will one day proudly loom over wayward leaves, single blades of grass and stalwart perennials in rainbow shades. the first tear drools, then streams down my wind-burned cheeks and others quickly follow suit in search […]Read more "White roses."