The publication of my second anthology, ‘Encomia’, kicks off today with the first English poem I wrote this year.

“Roaming”by Conrad Schwellnus She wandered the earth, an angel,Broken by a spirit of trust — Commanding the masses,But carry her family, she absolutely must. In her meandering, she fumbles, she’s done —But where were the coin smugglers in your troubled days?I weep for you, Ms. Houston, roaming even in death,A legacy of a ghost, but a […]

‘Encomia’, my second anthology of poems, will be published starting this week.

Now that ‘Autumn Haze‘ has been published in full, it’s time to prepare for the release of a brand new anthology, namely a collection of encomia written in reference to a select few people who have inspired me creatively over my lifetime. Encomia, you ask? Well, an encomium is a speech or a piece of […]