Sunday, September 14, 2014

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Double Publication!!

Wow, it's a first ever poetic twinsie for this daughter and father! Love Poetry Lovers published another of my poems below Kyla Campbell's poem... >

For Kyla Campbell's poem only, click on... >

For my second poem on this site only, click on... >

Wednesday, September 10, 2014


A love poem on Love Poetry Lovers... >

Saturday, August 16, 2014


Last Friday I led a poetry writing workshop at Beyond Baroque that featured five of my poems and four by Frankie Hernandez.

Sunday, August 3, 2014


The first of four poems that will be appearing on the Cadence Collective website... >

Thursday, July 31, 2014


Two Antiochians published in this appreciation of Maya Angelou... >

Saturday, July 19, 2014


A 2010 KPFK Poets Cafe radio interview of moi performed by Lois P. Jones has been re-posted... >

Wednesday, July 16, 2014


Happy to say two classic poems of mine have finally been published in the latest edition of Verse-Virtual... >

Friday, June 20, 2014


Last night I hosted Daniel Yaryan's Sparring With Beatnik Ghosts #55! And got a chance to help CaLokie (BL) perform his poem The Cup Of Coffee That Jack Sipped with Marvin Dorsey (BR).

Sunday, June 8, 2014


Saturday, I was one of three featured poets at the above noble event.  I performed my four best political pieces of spoken word: You Have The Freedom, Homo Superior, I Got The American Right, and Joe Sphincter to a very intelligent and engaged audience.
Then, today, I passed out folded cards of and read my classic poem Planet Of The Oreos as a yummy snack after the fulfilling meal of four wonderful poets who featured at the high quality reading series pictured below.

Friday, June 6, 2014


NOW AVAILABLE! My latest featuring 19 fresh ones. Order your copy by going to and directing payment of $5 (postage paid) to, or stop by Saturday Afternoon Poetry any... Saturday.

m Contents

2     We Find Ourselves As
3     Petite Mort
4     The Cloud People
5     Cosmic
6     21st Century Library
7     Morning Park Spectrum
8     Sound Dance
9     98%
10  A Miniature World
11  Massive
12  I am my own besty best friend forever
13  Saturday Morning Face Finding
14  Biology, Chemistry, Physics
15  Surf
16  May the fourth be with you
17  Playhouse
18  Fulfillment in the Forest
19  Maya’s Face
20  The Way to Orange

Wednesday, June 4, 2014


Had a great time featuring at The Ugly Mug in Orange. And I sold 20 books!!

Friday, May 30, 2014


I've got two new poems (Cemetery and Holy Grounds Coffee & Tea Love) published here... >

Thursday, May 29, 2014


My classic poem She Is Something Like has been published in my BA alma mater's (CSULA) Statement Magazine.

Sunday, May 18, 2014


Had such fun yesterday performing my old spoken word classics at Litfest On The Prowl for Poesia Para la Gente around the Pasadena Playhouse: You Have The Freedom!, Homo Superior, I Got The American Right, Vomiting For God, Joe Sphincter, Knowing, Growth, and ULP! (And I had 8 more at the ready, but it got dark... heh heh.)

Wednesday, May 14, 2014


Rate my poem, published today on...

Wednesday, April 30, 2014


Got a new poem published in The Gambler magazine... >

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Publication and Reading!

Got three poems published in the twelfth annual: Finding Warmth, Sunday Morning Drive, and Shelled Raw Almond. Read the first one at the publication reading hosted by publisher Pauli Dutton this afternoon inside the Altadena Library.

Thursday, April 24, 2014


One of my newest poems published today on... >

Tuesday, April 15, 2014


Help me celebrate acquiring my MFA, along with the 2014 San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival's chapbook contest, this Saturday at 4 pm inside the backroom of the Santa Catalina Branch Library. You can help judge, enjoy the munchies, and get a free copy of my celebratory chapbook for doing so!