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Featured last night as part of The Inner Four for the opening night of Poetrypalooza 2015 in the patio of Holy Grounds Coffee & Tea House in El Sereno. Read three new poems: The Best, She is a Poem, and "25 Months".
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Featured today for the fifth Altadena Poetry Review reading at the Coffee Gallery Backstage. I read my poems From The Summer of My Life (from the APR), Powerlines Above Butterflies, Theater, Two Beagles, You make me feel, and Holy Grounds Coffee & Tea Love.
Featured last night at the Stay Gallery as part of The Inner Four and More! (CaLokie, Marvin Dorsey, Mary Torregrossa, Jackie Chou, Seven Dhar, G.T. Foster, and Luis Villalobos.) I read my poems From a Distance, Road Bed, and Rectangular Man.
On Sunday evening I was featured with three poet friends (RD Armstrong, Thelma Reyna, and Nancy Shiffrin) at this cozy bookstore in Pasadena. I read poems from my latest chapbook Powerline Butterflies (She, Five Matilija Poppies, At The Cemetery Garden, Satsumas, Allusive Sights, and Powerlines Above Butterflies).
I was featured yesterday afternoon at the Rancho Park Branch Library in Palms along with RD Armstrong and Nancy Shiffrin. I performed my classic poems Mythology and Relation Ship, then five poems from my latest chapbook, Inside My Jambo Head (Always Been A Surfer, She, 25 Extremely Beautiful Minerals, Choose, and Clouds of Feelings),
I was featured last Sunday between 2:30 and 3pm along with my three of my co-horts (Marvin Dorsey, Carl Stilwell, and Mary Torregrossa). We call our little grouping The Inner Four. I performed four poems from my new chapbook, Inside My Jambo Head: Love, Where the Road Ends, Blue Bonnets, and Showing A DVD on the Galapagos to a Ninth Grade Class.