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Columns and Podcasts and and Poetry and Moving

September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bitch Magazine, Issue #64 Apologies, my lovely darling crumpets, for not writing you brilliant new blog posts more often! I am in the process of trying to find a new apartment in New York City, which anybody who makes less than a million dollars a year can tell you is pretty much the equivalent of [...continue...]

Come See Me at the 4th Annual New York City Poetry Festival

July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

It's that time of year again! What time of year? you may be asking. The time when we take off our shoes and lay around on the grass? The time when we buy food-truck morsels and have a picnic? The time when we take a free ferry to a free poetry festival and enjoy the summer on Governor's Island? [...continue...]

Self-Promotion! (It’s Good Writing! Really!)

June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sometimes I fall into the all-too-common trap of not wanting to sound like a broken record of self-promotion. I mean, not that I want to be that guy who’s constantly promoting himself. But this is my website. I’m allowed to promote, right? And to be honest, right now I don’t have [...continue...]

Three Poems Published in Menacing Hedge!

April 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

I am so honored and excited to announce that three of my poems are featured in the dark, visceral, creepy, and other-worldly Spring 2014 edition of Menacing Hedge. This group of work is so deliciously spooky, I can’t put into words how psyched I am to be a part of it! The three poems by [...continue...]

A House of Illusions at the Poetry Brothel

March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Come one, come all! Sit right there in the front row, if you wish! You’ll never be able to discern the sorcery of the poets at the Poetry Brothel, no matter how hard you try, ladies and gentlemen. Their magic is real. But we invite you to try to figure them out in public and private readings [...continue...]

Successes! And Madison Young Art!

March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

I just had three poems accepted at a lovely lit journal, and spent the afternoon talking with someone at Silent Barn about an art installation made of porno DVDs. I won’t go into any details because none of this is set in stone yet and I don’t want to jinx anything, but it’s been [...continue...]

Poetry Brothel this Sunday!

February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hello my lovelies! It’s been a while since a Poetry Brothel event featuring yours truly rolled around, but this Sunday it’s going to happen! I’ll be at the Mardis Gras-themed Brothel at the Back Room the evening of February 23rd, dressed in all Fanny Firewater’s finer, [...continue...]

Merry Christmas to Me! A poem published at SOUND!

December 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

A poem of mine, called “Broad Strokes,” went up on Friday over at Sound Lit Mag, a publication on contemporary music-poetics, and I’m super-excited! This magazine is so smart it makes my ears hurt. And they published me! Squee! Please, do go [...continue...]

Lily Myers: “Shrinking Women”

October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Oh. Em. Gee. To anyone who’s confused about the nuances of what feminists often call “male privilege,” check out this spoken word poem, “Shrinking Women,” by Lily Myers. This. It’s this. So much [...continue...]

Insomnia: A Poemy Thing by Lynsey G

October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Insomnia It is difficult to hold anything when your bones are made of chalk, when each footstep upstairs jangles like a trumpet blast. Alone in the living room, I lengthen the house’s soft gurgles into the slavering maw of the monster in my shadow, biting its cuticles. In the bedroom, you [...continue...]
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