Category Archives: Readings

Limited Edition Broadside

I Lent Steel Valley

This limited edition, letter pressed broadside was printed for a tribute reading for Colorado author Michael Adams who passed away in September, 2013.  The reading took place at Denver’s Glovinsky Gallery of Contemporary Art in November, 2013, & I was honored to be one of three featured readers commemorating Michael’s life.  One hundred of these broadsides were printed by long-time Denver publisher Tom Parsons on a 1917 letter press machine.  The poem itself was pressure fitted in an aluminum frame, letter by letter & is in reference to Michael’s phenomenal poetry collection, Steel Valley (Lummox 2010).  The broadside also features original artwork from Steel Valley & was beautifully designed by author & artist RL Raymond.  Each broadside is available for $2.00 including shipping, & currently only 50 remain of the one & only first run printing!

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The Written Word As Art

I am excited to announce that I will be a featured reader at the Glovinsky Gallery of Contemporary Art on Saturday, April 19th at 7 p.m for their event, The Written Word As Art!  The reading is part of the Glovinsky Gallery’s month-long celebration of National Poetry Month and I will be joined by Fort Collins Poet Laureate Jason Hardung, as well as New Mexico author John Macker.  The Glovinsky Gallery is a phenomenal venue for live poetry and serves up the ideal environment for creation and expression.  For those of you in the Denver area, please mark your calendars and join us for a night of poetry, storytelling, and camaraderie!

The Written Word As Art