Mudlogger's Dream

Poems, Prose, and Thoughts from a Mudlogger

Publish 30 poems in April!

Poetry is often an intimidating form and for that reason some people never express themselves in poem.  But good news! if you’ve never written a poem before you can try. … Continue reading

March 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Back on the Rig

Well, I went back to the oilfield. It was funny since just before my coworker called me I was thinking if I would ever go back. I was looking at … Continue reading

March 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

“Deliberations” – First Literary Review – East

I got a poem published in the September issue of First Literary Review. I’m excited because my former professor and poet Melissa Studdard has been published there as well. The … Continue reading

September 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Day Eighteen: Edge and Alignment

They closed two supermarkets and this was the second day of the store closing announcement. I don’t think people bought all this stuff. Maybe they shipped off to the other … Continue reading

April 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Day Seventeen: Glass

Sun Venus Transit: June 5th, 2012. One of the great things about working offshore is the beautiful sunrises and sunsets. In June 2012 we were able to see Venus transit … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · 2 Comments

Day Sixteen: Treasures

Here’s my day sixteen photos: Treasures! I used to love GI Joe; the toys and the cartoon. I remember watching the cartoons and going to the store to pick out … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

Day Fifteen: Landscape and Cropping

Here’s a photo from a land rig an hour and a half away. That’s very close. I had one coworker go home every day. Since I worked nights mostly, I … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · 4 Comments