Seriously, I think it's important to ask: how do we as authors experience the book, regard and engage the experience of the book as this thing, body we've created, that goes out of our brains and private
From 03/23/2009, stuff I’ve been thinking about and talking about for a while now:
[November 9, 1948: Gotham Book Mart, NY.]
Can you find the Filipino in this picture? Look harder. He's not quite blended into the background, back against the back wall. That's our kababayan, Jose Garcia
I’ve just finished proofing the pdf’s of chapbook #1, Easter Sunday. Carrie Hunter of Ypolita Press and I have gone over some really awesome cover art, so just you wait.
I’ve just updated my acknowledgments page for chapbook #2, Cherry, and submitted this to Brenda Iijima of Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, so just you wait (again).
I have three poems — “Accessories,” “Corpse Eater,” and “Worry” — forthcoming in Eleven Eleven.
I am reading/speaking at two different places next week: Los Medanos College on Wednesday afternoon, and Manilatown on Saturday.