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
Thursday, April 3, 2014
STILL MORE OF THE LITERARY LIFE
Me, poets Terence Winch (holding drink) and Doug Lang (sitting with mustache) Folio Books DC c. 1975?
Novelist Jane DeLynn, my oldest son Miles, me & composer Rain Worthington NYC c. 1978?
The late great poets Ted Berrigan (in beard) and Tim Dlugos (in suit and glasses), actress Penelope Milford, me, the back of my son Miles' head and my daughter Caitlin NYC 1982
Me, poet/writer Beth Joselow, poet Lynne Dryer and novelist Bill McPherson, DC c. 1990?
Poet Simon Pettet, me and poet Annabel Levitt Lee in Massachusetts 2002
Me and poet/writer Bill Lannigan, Maplewood NJ c. 2003
Poet/writer Burt Kimmelman and me, New Jersey c. 2011?
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On July 26th I'll be reading from my new book, Another Way To Play: Poems 1960-2017, (Joy Ladin, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, and Roberto Harrison will be reading from their new books as well) at 7PM at Poets House, 10 River Terrace NYC
On Saturday, August 11th, I'll be taking part in a charity event in East Hampton, where for one hundred dollars you can receive free books and have them signed by me and the more-famous-than-me authors taking part
On September 21st, I'll be reading alone from ANOTHER WAY TO PLAY at The Bookstore in Lenox MA in The Berkshires.
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ANOTHER WAY TO PLAY
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