Asterism Losing infinity I saved up for immediacy. Every hour I put a penny in to see the cornflower open...
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3 Gilguls of The Missing Jew: Gilgul 2

GILGUL 2 1992 In 1992 Time Being Books re-issued an expanded edition, The Missing Jew: New and Selected Poems. I...
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3 Gilguls of The MISSING JEW: Gilgul 3

GILGUL 3: 2022 In the years since I continued to write on Jewish themes, including The Lowercase Jew which Northwestern...
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3 Gilguls of The Missing Jew: GILGUL 1

GILGUL 1 1976 In 1976 after my grandfather David Kamenetz z"l died and my rabbi from childhood, Morris Lieberman died,...
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A Poem for Tisha B’Av

The Ninth of Av --for Maggid Yitzhak Buxbaum, z"l ​In the rhythm of the year our temple fell. We sat...
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Fighting in the Captain’s Tower: In Defense of Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize

I wrote this piece about me, Bob Dylan and T.S. Eliot in defense of Dylan's Nobel Prize. Re-upping it today...
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Shipwrecks : An elegy for Herbert Kearney

Herbert Kearney’s fallen angel is at the heart of this elegy.
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Verse of April

Just released Verse of April: Hymn For the Living Poet. I have poems in there in homage to three poet-friends....
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Dreams & Afflictive States of Mind

Dreams and Afflictive States of Mind With Poet and Author Rodger Kamenetz Register Here When: Tuesday, June 1, 2021 -...
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My friend Richard Katrovas created the Prague Summer Program in the wake of the Velvet Revolution and I was fortunate...
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