Category: Life

Allen Ginsberg, Steve Coleman, and Focused Study

A couple of weeks ago Brittany and I went to see Howl, a recent film about Allen Ginsberg, his poem titled “Howl”, and the landmark obscenity trial that followed a public reading of it in San Francisco.  It really got me interested in Ginsberg’s work, so I’ve been reading “Collected Poems, 1947-1997”, an anthology Ginsberg […]

Summer Wrap-up

Well, Summer is coming to a close, and it’s been a while since I’ve written here, so I thought I would try to bring the season to a conclusion by looking back on what’s been happening. I’ve been lucky.  Just looking at the photos that were taken over the season bring me back to many […]