Fired from Hallmark for writing meaningful greeting-card verse, he once ran twenty straight balls at pool; finished 183rd (out of about 10,000) at the 1985 U.S. Open Crossword Puzzle Tournament; won a yodeling contest in a German restaurant; was bitten by a guard dog in a tattoo parlor; survived a car crash with Sidney Lumet; Paul Newman once claimed to have known him for a long time; has not been arrested in 17 months.
270 poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 80 journals in 30 states, including: Argestes, Atlanta Review, Borderlands: Texa
Poems/Articles/Artwork in NYQ
Books in Print
A Boilermaker for the LadyNYQ Books, 2009
Forthcoming from NYQ Books