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I'll be taking part in my friend Rachel Diken's inaugural New York poetry reading in the Acidic Ghost Spectral Reading Series on Saturday, January 28th, 6PM, at Studio 26 gallery, 179 East 3rd Street, NYC.
I'll be speaking, and reading from some of my books, at a Faith+Works "spiritual reflections and delicious refreshments" gathering, on the theme of how I had an unexpected spiritual awakening while living and working in Hollywood, in the TV and movie business, Sunday, February 26th, from 5-7PM, at The Unitarian Universalist Church, 35 Cleveland Street, Orange NJ.
I'll be reading my poetry, and responding to interview questions from David Lehman, and the audience at The New School Poetry Forum, April 25th, 6:30PM, Room 510, 66 West 12th Street, NYC, all welcome.
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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