just another ex-jazz-musician/proto-rapper/Jersey-Irish-poet-actor/print-junkie/film-raptor/beat-hipster-"white Negro"-rhapsodizer/ex-hippie-punk-'60s-radical-organizer's take on all things cultural, political, spiritual & aggrandizing
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
"The president needs to brush back the arrogant, greedy creeps who kneecapped capitalism, rather than cosseting Wall Street for fear of looking like an avatar of socialism." —Maureen Dowd in The New York Times today (3/18/09)
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reading poetry as part of Poetry In Motion spoken word/story telling event at Gotham Comedy Club, 208 W. 23rd St, NYC, June 28th at 8PM, also on the bill Eddie Brill, John Fogelsang, Jeanne McCullough, Elinor Nauen, Baratunde Thurston, Nathan P, Ben Brandstein and Nichole Acosta, not free (tickets $15, 2 drink minimum) but fun...
I'm also looking for reading venues I can get to by car or train to help promote Swing Theoryand The Village Sonnets, if anyone knows of any...
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THE VILLAGE SONNETS
IT TAKES ONE TO KNOW ONE
IT'S NOT NOSTALGIA
2000 American Book Award winner
MARCH 18, 2003
WHAT YOU FIND THERE
CANT BE WRONG
1997 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award "for Excellence in Literature"
ROCKY DIES YELLOW
CATCH MY BREATH
recordings of my reading from some of the books above