I am beyond happy to report two new poems forthcoming in London, Ontario’s own Nickel95 Magazine! The edition, entitled The Kiss & Make-Up Issue will be released this month & is the second installation of the publication from Editor Melissa Upfold. Nickel95 is printed in a limited run of fifty copies & each magazine is handmade with ink, sweat n passion that never quits!
Summer is roaring in over the horizon & with it comes a lot of action! It was a true pleasure to read at the Words With Hops event hosted by Fort Collins Brewery in Fort Collins Colorado on April 26th with Jason Hardung, Michael Bussman, Ravitte Kentwortz, Charles Malone & Mandy Rose. We delivered the goods & left em shouting for more! Below are a few videos from that night at the brewery along with dates for upcoming readings. Hope to see you at any or all of the dates!
Sunday May 19th – Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe Boulder, Co @3pm with John Dorsey & Jason Hardung
Tuesday May 21st – Brainfood Bookstore Longmont, Co @6pm with John Dorsey, Michael Adams & Jerry Smaldone
Words With Hops, Fort Collins Brewery, April 26, 2013
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I am beyond proud & honored to announce that my chapbook Lowlifes, Fast Times & Occasionally Love (Erbacce Press, 2012) has been shortlisted for the 2013 Saboteur Awards in the category of Best Poetry Pamphlet! Voting is now open and will close May first at midnight (United Kingdom time). Tally your vote for this foul-mouthed nobody and help Lowlifes, Fast Times & Occasionally Love bring home the goods and make some noise!
Join Epic Rites Press Editor Wolfgang Carstens for the Astro 2000 Reading Series! In this installation, Wolfgang reads selected poetry from my chapbook Lowlifes, Fast Times & Occasionally Love which is available now from Erbacce Press. Carstens brings explosive energy to these poems speaking with passion & conviction, so buckle up & crank the volume as the madman Wolfgang Carstens reads Lawrence Gladeview!
The February 2013 – Many Faces of Love Edition of the Poetic Pinup Revue is now available for order & it’s a true pleasure to have two poems featured in the issue! The magazine is an 8.5″ x 11″ 50 page, saddle-stitched beauty with full bleed color pages. Copies are $12.00 but consider a subscription & score more than just a discount with this provocative publication!
Just Ignore The Beer Stains (PigeonBike 2011) and Lowlifes, Fast Times & Occasionally Love (Erbacce 2012) are both in their second printings with no signs of slowing down! Just Ignore The Beer Stains is available now at Tree Killer Ink and Lowlifes, Fast Times & Occasionally Love is currently available through Erbacce Press. Both collections are stocked at Brainfood Books on Main St. in downtown Longmont, Colorado. Be sure to check back in over the next few months, as readings in Boulder, Lafayette, Denver, and Longmont will be announced along with a handful of radio show appearances. Also, please don’t hesitate to contact me for personal book requests or event scheduling. Let’s make this year a good one folks and set bookshelves on fire across the globe!
The December 2012 – Food For Thought Issue of the Poetic Pinup Revue is now available for purchase & I am honored to have a poem featured in the edition! The magazine is an 8.5 ” x 11″ saddle-stitched, 42 page behemoth packed to the panty line with provocative poems n buxom beauties! Copies are $15.00 but for %15 off the cover price consider a subscription & let the good times roll!