The Bones of Us Kickstarter is officially funded and we couldn’t have done it without all of you. Thank you so much to everyone who backed this project and promoted this project. It means a lot. On top of the good news that the Kickstarter would get funded, I found this: The readers of Orlando Weekly voted There […]
On The Bones of Us Kickstarter, a new Jesus Christ, Boy Detective story, and the impact of low voter turnout during midterm elections to the sanity and well being of Florida.
The Kickstarter went live yesterday for my illustrated poetry collection, The Bones of You. As of the writing of this, we’ve raised $625 out of the $7,500 needed to hit our goal. 8% on day one is pretty good, and we could meet this goal if the pace continues in 17 days. The Bones of You […]
I can finally share this. My second collection of poetry, The Bones of Us, will be a graphic poetry collection published by YesYes Books in early 2014, with the immensely talented Adam Scott Mazer proving the illustrations (see above for example). A Kickstarter will come soon to help expand the print run, among other things. All of […]
I’m featuring at a poetry slam for the first time in almost a year next week (April 17).
I’m on the tail end of a business trip in Memphis and this time has been better than the last, partially because I got to go to Nashville and eat great food and hang out among great company, and partially because time has flown by with work and writing in my hotel room. My life […]
I’m not someone who revels in accomplishments. I allow a moment to recognize what I’ve done, then keep moving forward. I’ve done a lot this year. Let’s start from the most important. 1. Walking away from the Broken Speech Poetry Slam This is the most important thing I did in 2011 as a writer and […]
Last Saturday was the Heavy Petting show. Here’s my setlist Now in legible English These Are Vows (Dodging Traffic) Primer (The Serial Rapist Sitting Behind You is a Robot/We Will Live Like Our Ghosts Will Live) Quadriplegic (We Will Live Like Our Ghosts Will Live) North/South (A Patchwork of Rooms Furnished by Mistakes) I Will […]
This is tomorrow, Orlando, and you should go and pre-game before you go out and club (and it’s free!) NAP Magazine published a story from my We Will Celebrate Our Failures project. You can read that here. You can also listen to me read the story on this week’s Orange Alert Podcast (and why haven’t you […]