As I'm starting to prepare to release my new recording project ("I Get A Kick: Cole Porter Reimagined" from the Jazzed Media label in January 2018 -- lots more on that to come!), of course a few doubts and…Read more
I am thrilled to have poems included in the 20th and 21st issues of Caliban Online, especially since editor Larry Smith has believed in my work since publishing it in the original print version of Caliban (see an earlier …Read more
More than 30 years ago, I was diagnosed with type 1
diabetes (it used to be called juvenile diabetes; I wasn't a juvenile when I
got it, though). It's been a challenge and a teacher.
Here's some of what… Read more
It's been 2-1/2 years since I've performed in a Bay Area club, so I'm thrilled to be singing, and performing poetic spoken word, again this Saturday night at the wonderful Sound Room in the burgeoning Uptown Oakland, Calif., neighborhood. …Read more
"Genesis" appeared in Caliban Online #4 (2o11). The online Caliban is a resurrected version of Larry Smith's imaginative hard-copy Caliban magazine of the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s. It in many ways was a successor to kayak, the groundbreaking… Read more
Most of the poems in my current unpublished poetry manuscript, "The Rhythm of Forgiveness," have been published separately, in literary magazines or other types of periodicals. I've been wanting to start posting these poems here.