SNAFU

They brought him home From the womb Back to the WORLD Tossed loose into the CITY Confused battered senses Senseless So much to hear To see So many smells different people everywhere everything everyone Overwhelming Screaming Horns honking Blaring radios bass beats dropping Lights flashing Everyone everyone everyone talking talking talking When will it stop?…

L3 LAUNCH AT THE STAY GALLERY

Join us for the launch party for Lummox 3, now in its third year. 177 contributors bring poetry, essays on poetry craft, reviews and 5 interviews of poets ( Daniel McGinn, Rick Smith, Doug Holder Grace Cavalieri and John Macker). Some of the contributors include Tim Tipton, G. Murray Thomas, Dominqu Trista, and Alisha Attella.…

MY FIRST GIG

So in 2010 I got back in touch with my friend, Mike “The Poet” Sonksen. He’s from the neighborhood. We went to Artesia High together, both of us in the honors and AP English classes. Anyways, Mike had read some of my poems on the Facebook, liked what he saw and we started talking. It…