A Midwife’s Birth Poems

Poems for America

The Roots of Apples

Sunflower Songs

paperback * ebook

paperback * ebook

Birth Poems

A Pure Heart


Made in the Image
paperback * ebook

Magical Poems for Girls
paperback * ebook 

Magical Poems

Birdwatcher’s Diary Entries, 1st edition
paperback * ebook * recordings

Birdwatcher’s Diary Entries, 2nd ed. 
paperback * ebook

Wild Birdsong
paperback * ebook
Jazz Birding
paperback * ebook

 BWDE Chapbook
Illustrated by Barbara Holthuis

Spiritual Aviary for the Year, Vol. I

Spiritual Aviary for the Year, Vol. II

Spiritual Aviary for the Year, Vol. III


versechorus9m-beal-newcrops-2015WORK IN ANTHOLOGIES

“1154 Hillside Drive”
Alexandria Live Poets’ Society

“Song of Sojourner Truth”
Verse/Chorus: A Call and Response Anthology

Medieval Pilgrimage Poems
New Crops from Old Fields

“Explaining the Placenta”
All We Can Hold: Poems of Motherhood

Contemporary Poetry, Vol. 4


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*with many thanks to the editors who have accepted and published my poems — and with many more thanks to the lovers of poetry who keep reading