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
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Took my youngest to skateboard camp today over in PA in Amish country and saw a slew of teenage Amish boys on bicycles riding the sides of the roads. And my youngest said they dress like Brooklyn (or Portland) hipsters. Everything old is new again, or what comes around goes around, or there's nothing new under the sun, etc.
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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