Herbert Kearney’s fallen angel is at the heart of this elegy.
https://www.jweekly.com/2021/04/12/what-a-trip-the-first-ever-jewish-psychedelic-summit-is-about-to-take-off/ On Monday May 3 at 9am PT I will speak on a panel about Buddhist meditation and psychedelics as part of the Jewish Psychedelic Summit.
Just released Verse of April: Hymn For the Living Poet. I have poems in there in homage to three poet-friends. Kit Robinson, Sabine Huynh, and Bill Lavender. You can find the poems and other homages here.
Dreams and Afflictive States of Mind With Poet and Author Rodger Kamenetz Register Here When: Tuesday, June 1, 2021 – 7 PM to 9 PM Where: Virtual Zoom Event Fee: CIL Member: $10 Non Members: Suggested Donation $20 Pre-registration Required – upon registration you will receive and email with a Zoom Link Rodger Kamenetz is an … Read more
On Saturday March 13 at 5pm CT I will be joining three other featured poets, from England, Australia and North Carolina for a prose poetry extravaganza hosted by LIT BALM. Here’s the link There will be an open mic so bring a poem and join in… Along with me, poets Holly Iglesias Paul Hetherington and … Read more
My friend Richard Katrovas created the Prague Summer Program in the wake of the Velvet Revolution and I was fortunate to teach in it many times in the summer. I got to learn the culture of Prague, especially the Jewish culture of the Jewish Quarter with its twin icons, the Golem and Franz Kafka. Eventually … Read more
My friend Alexis Krasilovsky who is a noted film-maker and author also does graphic art. She read into DREAM LOGIC and produced two illustrations that I wanted to share. I think one of the best ways to read a poem is to write a poem for it, or as she did, to make an art … Read more