Friday, February 12, 2016

Guest Poet!

Had a ball yesterday visiting Ms. Ryu's classes for their Lunar New Year celebration featuring food from around the world and poetry. I performed a few of these family oriented poems for each class: Back to the Future, French Toast, The Edge of the World, Little Miss Metaphor, Familia Sandwich, Kitty Hawk California, Queen Mary, Five Hours, and Pool It!

Monday, February 8, 2016


NOW AVAILABLE...featuring my poem The Soundtrack of My Life (Vol.1)

Sunday, February 7, 2016



My classic poem published again... >

Monday, January 25, 2016


Featured with Marci Vogel yesterday afternoon at the Claremont Library. I read my poems Ars Poetica, Collection, Hard Drive Soft Wear, Scattered Sun, Facebook Newsfeed Sonnets, A pair of lips for the apocalypse, and Galactic Love from my book Rectangular Man Dream Horses, Joshua Tree Trip, The Distant Sun and I Float in the Alternate Sky from The Alternate Sky, and Summering The Nocturnal from Amongst The Detritus.

Friday, January 15, 2016


NOW AVAILABLE! My perfect-bound book featuring 60 pages of poetry. I will be touring around offering this tome for an easy $10, or you can order a copy for $12 (includes shipping) by going to, directing payment to

Monday, January 4, 2016


Scroll more than halfway down to the cloud picture, and there my poem (Blue and White) will be... >


I've got three new poems published here... >

Sunday, January 3, 2016


NOW AVAILABLE! My latest.... Stop on by Saturday Afternoon Poetry any... Saturday between 3 and 5pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library on 999 E. Washington Blvd. in Pasadena to pick up your copy for a measly $5, or order one by going to, making payment of $7 (includes shipping) to

Tuesday, December 29, 2015


I'm the featured poet once again, here... >

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Publication and Feature!

Artwork at the New Americans Museum in San Diego by Shinpei Takeda inspired by the arrival poetry of 113 poets, mine included. Last night was the exhibit opening featuring a poetry reading by a dozen of the poets in attendance, myself included. Cool!

Saturday, November 28, 2015


Last night I featured at Tia Chuchas in Sylmar again, this time as one of The Inner Four. I performed five spoken word classics (I Got The American Right, Interchangeable, Before We Died, Homo Superior, and Mr. Hide) from my compilation Spoke In Word, and three one-day-old poems (A pair of lips for the apocalypse, Transient, and Essentials).

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Featured publication!

I'm one of the featured poets with two poems (Ozzy Man Dias and 1 A.M.) published today... >

Tuesday, November 24, 2015


Published again by the beautiful Cadence Collective website... >


The winner of the 2015 Witching Hour Competition!

Friday, November 20, 2015


Last night I picked up my contributor's copy and read my published poem (Blue Bonnets) at the Stay Gallery in Downey.

Saturday, November 7, 2015


A classic poem finally published... >

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Feature and Publication!!

I featured along with my Inner Four compatriots (CaLokie, Marvin Dorsey, and Mary Torregrossa) inside Vicious Dogs tonight as part of LIT CRAWL L.A.  I performed four of my poems: Dream Horses, Ars Poetica, Before We Died, and Jelly.

Here's the cover of the Inner Four sampler we gave away at the event. Illustrations by Mark Stilwell.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Feature and Publication!

I was one of the featured poets yesterday afternoon for the Rrose In A Prose reading series at Stories Books in Echo Park. I read three poems from my new compilation Spoke In Word: Mr. Hide, Eternal Epitaph, and Just Words.

Yes, by special request, I have constructed an anthology of my 20 best spoken word poems from both sides of the century mark. Now available for a mere $5!

Wednesday, October 7, 2015


Just got word that one of my poems (Ventura Highway) is going to be published in the Tia Chucha Press anthology “Coiled Serpent: Poets Arising from the Cultural Quakes & Shifts in Los Angeles.” Woo hoo!