Tilting at Windmills - Douglas J. Lanzo

tilting at windmills
under puzzled gaze of stars
a young boy turns
wrestling his wildest dreams
lit by trails of stardust

An award-winning author and poet, Douglas J. Lanzo’s debut novel, The Year of the Bear, placed 2nd in the Firebird Award’s Coming of Age Category and has been endorsed by a NYTimes bestselling author and other acclaimed authors and poets.  Doug resides in Chevy Chase, Maryland with his wife and award-winning twin son poets, enjoying nature, snorkeling, tennis, fishing and chess.  Doug is also the author of 311 poems published in 65 literary journals and bestselling anthologies in the US, Canada, Caribbean, England, Wales, Austria, Mauritius, India, Japan and Australia. His Author website is located at www.douglaslanzo.com.