Saturday, December 30, 2017

Friday, December 1, 2017


Download three of my chapbooks for FREE today only: Always Been A Surfer, The Man Who Loves The Clouds, and Munchies! Here is the address to go get 'em... >

Wednesday, November 22, 2017


Three poems published here. Here they are (photos courtesy Adrian Ernesto Cepeda, still waiting for my copy to arrive):

Of Knowledge, Knowing (whole poem not depicted)

Only Two People / The Big Bang

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Publication Reading!

I have a poem published (Hello from Yellowstone) in Issue #3 of Incandescent Mind...

...but this first open reader wants to take a selfish selfie... I can settle back and enjoy the reading!

Monday, October 30, 2017


Yesterday afternoon I featured reading my poems by subject request: (Quantum Physics) Transient, (Snacks) The Planet of the Oreos, (Sex) Science, (Rectangles) The Rectangle People, and (Cigarettes) Growth...

...and sold a few books too!

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Featured Reader!

Yesterday I was featured...
and read "Blue Ramblers"!

Friday, October 27, 2017


Just found out I have two of my classic poems (In the Sea of Dolphins, I Am a Manta Ray and Car People) published in the San Diego Reader... >

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Publication Reading!

I am the lead-off poet with five poems (A Bowl, The Designer, Man Made World, Mr. Hide, and Traveling York Blvd.) published in this gorgeous tome...

...and I was the lead-off reader too this past Sunday at the Eagle Rock Library where I read Traveling York Blvd., Mr. Hide, and Nine Birds, Facebook Newsfeed Sonnets, Where The Road Ends, Dream Horses (from The Inner Three anthology)!

Saturday, September 30, 2017


This morning between 11 and 1pm I hosted the 100,000 Poets for Change reading,

reading two of my own poems "Strange Roadkill" and "Semi-Automatic Suicide".

Saturday, September 23, 2017

Publication Reading!

I have a poem titled "Three Hours at the Tijuana Border" published here by...

Kimberly Cobian, also our host for the publication reading tonight in Downey at The Green Salon.


The book  has arrived...

 Sample of my poetry in the book...

Back cover!

Saturday, September 16, 2017


Thank you Rd Armstrong for publishing my poem "Blue Ramblers" in another of a long line of fine poetry journals you have produced. Can't wait for the publication reading. Congrats to my Facebook friends Lynne BronsteinCarl StilwellAlicia Viguer-EspertAlexis Rhone FancherMark FisherAmélie FrankMartina GallegosLalo KikirikiRon KoertgeRaundi Kai Moore-KondoMarie C LecrivainEllyn MaybeDaniel McGinnRobbi NesterToti O'BrienLorine ParksThelma T. ReynaKevin RidgewayLinda SingerApryl SkiesKevin Patrick SullivanTim TiptonMurray ThomasMaja Trochimczyk, and Rolland Vasin for also being published in this issue!

Monday, September 11, 2017


Yesterday afternoon I was the featured poet for The Poetry Zone reading series hosted by Virginia Mariposa Dale at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum in Santa Barbara.
I regaled the audience with tales about and read the eight poems (Memory of Tire; Showing a DVD on the Galapagos to a Ninth Grade Class; Nine birds; What Are You Willing to Do for Love; I'm In Love with This Building; You're an Amusement Park, Baby; Munchies; and The Planet of the Oreos) in my newest book promotion sampler.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017


NOW AVAILABLE! My latest featuring 28 new poems composed between June and August. Get your copy for a measly $5 at Saturday Afternoon Poetry in Pasadena...or go to and send $7 (includes $2 for shipping) to

Monday, August 28, 2017

Road Trip!

August 6th - Sierra Nevada College

August 8th - San Jose Art Gallery

My host: Ellaraine Lockie

August 9th - Cafe Lift

Cafe Lift

August 10th - Cafe Frescati 

August 12th - Chocolate and wine read around at Ellaraine's

Saturday, July 29, 2017


Ever make a mixtape for somebody? Here's my freshly published poem that does just that... >

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


My classic poem "Showing a Documentary on Vietnam to a 10th Grade Class" has been published on the internet for the first time... >

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


NOW AVAILABLE! My best spoken word poetry in one volume for only $10. Come to Saturday Afternoon Poetry in Pasadena for your copy, or order via, sending $12 to Buy it on Saturday, July 22nd at the Santa Catalina Branch Library and the money will go to the Baby Luna Car Fund!

Tuesday, July 4, 2017


BNW has published eight of my new poems!!!!!!!!
(deaths to look forward to in a particular order, Sunday Morning, Listen to the Park, In Kristian Mensa Land, Kristian Mensa Mind, Novim's Nightmare Whistlestar, Nine Birds, and two Facebook Newsfeed Sonnets)

Saturday, June 10, 2017


Three more classic poems published here!!! (Room 222A, Sphere, and The Free Way)

Sunday, June 4, 2017


Got a poem published here today! (Conure.)

Thursday, June 1, 2017


NOW AVAILABLE! My latest chapbook featuring 24 pages of new poems composed between March and May 2017. Just $5. Pick up a copy at Saturday Afternoon Poetry or via (include $2 for shipping, make payment to

Monday, May 29, 2017


Just got 2 poems published in the latest! (Thirteen Ways of Looking at Poppies and Moon Poetry.) Some of the proceeds will go to a family support group in Philippine General Hospital during Christmas. They will donate books to the outpatients to promote literature. A mere $15 will buy you a copy. Go here for one... >

Friday, May 12, 2017


I've got a classic poem (Wet Affection) published here today... >

Friday, May 5, 2017


My newest! $10 for this clean collection at the Santa Catalina Branch Library on Saturday afternoon or visit and send $12 ($2 for shipping) to

Friday, April 28, 2017


The third of six poems to be published by BTR is up... >