PoetryBay Redux

Posted February 1, 2016 in Recent Publication

The kind folks at PoetryBay. com have once again published some poems of mine, this time three of them: “Turning Each Other in Circles,” “The Story of Our Lives,” and “Fa...

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Octopus Literary Salon Reading

Posted October 10, 2015 in Upcoming Events

Come to my reading at  the Octopus Literary Salon, 2101 Webster Street (at 22nd) in Oakland (near 19th Street BART). on Saturday, October 24, 2015, at 5 p.m.  It’s a celebration of the publica...

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Before Passing

Posted September 24, 2015 in Recent Publication

This 2015 anthology from great weather for MEDIA is beautiful, inside and out.  Great poetry including one of Anne Waldman’s and an interview with her, too.   Oh, here’s another grea...

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Three Dark Poems

Posted September 24, 2015 in Recent Publication

Check out my three poems in that great Australian literary magazine, Contrappasso, Issue 8, 2015. Here’s the way one of them starts:   Like Smoke Streaking From Every Shoulder   Al Cur...

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Oakland Book Festival

Posted May 30, 2015 in Upcoming Events

I will be participating in two programs at the first-ever Oakland Book Festival, which runs 11 to 6 or so at Oakland City Hall and in front of said hall, at 14th and Broadway, Oakland. 12th St. BART w...

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Berkeley City College Reading

Posted February 7, 2015 in Upcoming Events

I will be reading with other contributors to the recently-published PEN Oakland anthology, Fightin’ Words, 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at Berkeley City College Auditorium.  Open to ...

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Only Spirit Sings

Posted February 7, 2015 in Recent Publication

My poem, “Only Spirit Sings,” was published in Poetrybay, an on-line poetry magazine, in the Fall/Winter 2014 issue.  Below is a sample and the link.   Sing song of myself Sweetness ...

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Fightin’ Words Book Launch

Posted November 30, 2014 in Miscellaneous Upcoming Events

GROUND-BREAKING BAY AREA ANTHOLOGY BLENDS SOCIAL ACTIVISM AND LITERATURE Fightin’ Words: 25 Years of Provocative Poetry and Prose from “The Blue-Collar” PEN Launch Party and Reception  Saturday...

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