Posts Tagged ‘newspaper blackout’
My first book is now available as an eBook.
Was very happy to find that TIME Magazine named Newspaper Blackout as one of “30 Must-See Tumblr Blogs.”
Photos and videos of a blackout poetry exhibit and workshop.
Luckily, the typos in Newspaper Blackout are easy to fix.
“we whiz on the flowers / and in protection of our bodies / escape in different directions”
“a mother’s forgiveness / is a sigh and a cleanup / after an extended silence / in a seat near the wall”
“join us / and discover the joys of skinny-dipping / f a r a way / on a yellow school bus / three of the day’s passengers / are not to be found”
“anything goes in America / the rules / not really rules / but a kind of guesswork”
“the worth of these things is beyond measure / the way she left pieces of us / for me to discover / a pair or panties / on the floorboards of my civic / a teenage boy pondering / future re-enactments”
These tees are handprinted on American Apparel triblend atheletic heathered gray t-shirts.
I can’t think of a nicer way to cap a release day than with a successful release party in your home town bookstore.
Finally! After almost 2 years, Newspaper Blackout is out in the wild. You can buy it now wherever books are sold.
“origins are easy to come by / more so than dreams”
“if yr home alone / to feel that someone is near / set the TV all the way up / and have a third cookie”
“his wife appears nude in the moonlight / then they have a hot fudge sundae / and do the twist”
“you sprint to get away / from two oversize kuntry lineman / while the cool kids french kiss / by the junior high school”
“The Pursuit of Landscaping / is the cause of a deranged man / imperfect is emancipation”
“catching fireflies saves everything / for one fleeting evening / 2 circus with unrelenting grins / i remember floating / the play so full of potential / u and me out after the lights”
“live with me / in a house in Texas / it is just the right mix / of armed and happy”