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Poetry

Philip Lamantia (1927-2005)

Philip Lamantia, whose poetry is “set like stars in snow,” became an enduring source of inspiration for a number of poets, myself included, in the 1960s.

Indeed, Insist (a mystery)

You knock on Thrombey’s door securely/face first – was this the wound a wall formed?

Excerpts from re: evolution

Molecules they undergo many collisions and their direction of motion alters everything

Creative Control

I’ve been negotiating/for creative control/of my life, but I don’t think/they’re going to/give it to me.

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The Brooklyn Rail

APR 2005

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