Sep 082015

Hello there. Do you want to hear some new things?

Adam Tedesco interviewed me in the inaugaral Witch Craft Magazine which you can pre-order for $10. It is full of amazing things.

Adam also beautifully interpreted my dream over at Drunk in a Midnight Choir. He says, “The end of time is the ultimate happy hour!” — which is likely the best thing I’ve heard in 2015.

I’m getting a divorce.

Going to read for Third Man Books for Denver Small Press Fest! Good ole Chet just sent me their latest book, a beautiful looking Frank Stanford collection called Hidden Water.

On September 27th, I’m excited to read with my Birds at Over the Eight in NYC. More details to come.

Cecily Iddings’ amazing chapbook, IS TO : AS : IS TO, is available for purchase from Spooky Girlfriend Press. I drew the cover!

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Mar 072015

Here are some photos from GASP’s recent production of The Descent of Alette by Alice Notley. Photos by Aaron Angello. Performers include Alexis Almeida, Serena Chopra, Yanara Friedland, HR Hegnauer, Andrea Rexilius & me.





Jan 052015

This is what I’m up to so far in 2015!

My first peer-reviewed article on librarianship is coming out soon in Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship.

I’m now a contributor to Enclave! Check out my first post here, it’s a review of Iris Cushing’s amazing book, Wyoming.

I’m guest editing the spring issue of Gigantic Sequins! Why don’t you submit?

My first and only comedy album is coming out on Black Cake Records in January.

I’ll present on discovery and collection development at ER&L with fellow poet librarian Shannon Tharp in late February.

GASP is performing The Descent of Alette all around Colorado in February and at &NOW 2015 in March.

Mountain Fold Books is having a show of my comics in March.

I’m reading for POG in Tucson in mid-March.

In early May, I’m co-teaching a poetry writing class with Stephanie Balzer at Casa Libre.

Perhaps a small tour with NEG around Fayetteville and environs in May.

And I’m reading at Colorado College in September!

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Aug 312014

Elisa Gabbert (@egabbert) and I are having another live tweeting event! Point Break! People all over the country will watch Point Break at exactly the same time and join each other on Twitter. It pretty much is the best fun you’ve had in a while.

Reeves & Swayze In 'Point Break'

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Apr 152014

My new book, BACKUP SINGERS, is out with Birds, LLC!

I’m so happy to be published with Birds again. Many thanks to their wonderful editors. And for Eric Amling for the design.

You can order a copy at their website

(later this year it will be available through SPD and Amazon).

Philip Guston on the cover and the poem below is on the back!



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This poem is called Safe Bets.

Safe Bet.

Sorry let me start over.

This poem is called Safe Bets.

Safe Bet.

Sorry I can’t believe that, let me start over.

This poem is called Safe Bets.

Safe Bet.

Shit, sorry. Again.

This poem is called Safe Bets.

Safe Bets.

It is a safe bet that Slavoj Zizek is eating a donut.