It was near the morning hour, when visions
arose in my mind: I saw a brick sidewalk
leading me to an old house where precious
memories transported me inside the house
and I smelled the sweet fragrances of
peaches and honey wafting into the air.
James is the author of four collections of poetry, Solace Between the Lines (2019), Light (2016), Ancient Rhythms (2014), and The Silent Pond (2012). He has had over 1,440 poems (four of which were nominated for Pushcart and Best of Web Awards), five novels, eight essays, and thirty-five short stories published. He earned his BS and MA from California State Polytechnic University, and his doctorate from BYU.