Simple Arithmetic & Other Artifices

Bruce Morton’s poetry is accessible; it is deceptively simple in its probing insight into the borders between the metaphysical and the existential. There is music, humor and wit, and, most of all, humanity in these poems. You will hear their echo long after having read them; there is in them a resonance that requires the audience’s consideration. Read these poems and explore the human condition and find yourself considering your place in it.


Bruce Morton
Bruce Morton was born in New York City. He heeded Horace Greeley’s advice to “go west,” by way of New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Minnesota; he has resided for the past thirty  More...