Upcoming Event:

Come to my “Retirement” Party on December 30th!

NYC-Urbana is the name of the poetry slam series that I’ve been involved with for the last 17 years, and I’ll be stepping down and turning the reins over to Jared Singer and Elliott Smith-Vacek at a special holiday party/book … Continue reading

From the Blog:

Eleven poem videos from “Bouquet of Red Flags”

In the two weeks leading up to the release of my latest book of poetry, I made almost daily short videos of poems from the book and posted them to YouTube. Some have short comments about the poems themselves or … Continue reading