Work In Print

The following is a list of my published work. If you have an interest in reading any of the pieces below, please email me with what you would like to read and I will be happy to forward it on to you.


"Shifting Sands" [Won 1st place and publication in the Troubadour, North Penn High School, 1986] 

"Into the Sunrise" [Written at the request of Richard Gilbert for the class of 1987 graduation ceremony – was rejected as “too long”; Published October 1988 in Poetry Plus: More Than a Poetry Magazine, German Publications]

"Limited Vision" [Published in Reflections, Spring 1992, Montgomery County Community College]

"Sated Thirst" [Published in Reflections, Spring 1992, Montgomery County Community College]

"Sequence Suffocation" [Published in Reflections, Spring 1992, Montgomery County Community College]

"Slow Boat to China" [Published in Reflections, Spring 1992, Montgomery County Community College]

"Memorandum" [Included in an informal booklet dedicated to the student who died during the Ursinus College Spring Semester 1993]

"Iced Coffee" [Published in The Lantern, Summer 1993, Ursinus College]

"Sunshine" [Won 2nd place in the MCCC Writers’ Club Poetry Contest, 1996, Montgomery County Community College]

"The Morning Call" [Published in The Hand That Writes: The MCCC Writers’ Club Anthology, 1997, Montgomery County Community College]

"Circle of Sisters" [Published in the Check In, Woman Within East Coast, Summer 1998]

"Learning to Fly" [Commissioned for E-Circle giveaway bookmarks – March 2000]

"Stunned at 6:00" [Won 3rd place in the MCCC Writers’ Club Poetry Contest, 2012, Montgomery County Community College]

"A Memory of Madrid" [Published in Ekphrastia Gone Wild: Poems Inspired by Art, Ain't Got No Press, 2013]

"Winter Ronka" [Chosen by Poets Online as one of the featured poems – February 2014. Can be viewed at poetsonline.org under Archives, ronka / Ken Ronkowitz.]



Poetry in earlier printed incarnations of The Rogue Nun: 

September 1997: “Introductory Issue”
   "Peaceful Pursuit"
 

January-March 1998: Volume I, Issue I
   "Mounting Meditation"
   "Being Love"
 

April-June 1998: Volume I, Issue II
   "Feigning Life"
   "Bundled Up"
   "Lunch Break"
 

Winter 1999: Volume II, Issue I
   "Rain Dance"
   "Gratitude"
   "Beast of Burden"
   "Rainbow Glasses"
 

June 2001
   "Daddy’s Boots"
 

January 2002
   "Paper Snowflakes"
   "Rape of the 'New Colossus'"
 

April 2002
   "Oyster Dreams"
 

July 2002
   "A Sultry Snapshot"

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