weeklylizard: Vintage Books launches Weekly Lizard, a new mobile-enabled website for fans of mystery, crime, suspense, and thriller fiction.                                                                                            New York, NY (June 22, 2011) – Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, the leader in quality paperback crime fiction publishing, today launches Weekly Lizard, a content-driven, mobile-enabled site featuring the latest-breaking news and features from theContinue reading

Profiles: Steve Kilbey~Musician, Poet & Painter

STEVE KILBEY Steve Kilbey (born 13 September 1954, Welwyn Garden City, England) is the lead singer-songwriter and bass guitarist for The Church, an Australian rock band. He is also a music producer, poet, and painter.  Kilbey began his professional music career at age 17 when he joined a “cabaret band”. He then joined Precious Little,Continue reading “Profiles: Steve Kilbey~Musician, Poet & Painter”

Somebody Else : Rimbaud As An Adult

Somebody Else: Arthur Rimbaud in Africa Charles Nicholl Random House, 1997 335pp ISBN: 0-224-04376-5  Reviewed by Ann Skea “…one might glimpse an underlying motive of the African years – to recover something elemental and primitive, an ancient feast, a mythologized childhood, an antidote to Europe corrupted by sophistication and pretence.” Charles Nicholl’s comments on RimbaudContinue reading “Somebody Else : Rimbaud As An Adult”

Illuminations…. Arthur Rimbaud.

Childhood. III In the woods there is a bird; his song stops you and makes you blush. There is a clock that never strikes. There is a hollow with a nest of white beasts. There is a cathedral that goes down and a lake that goes up. There is a little carriage abandoned in theContinue reading “Illuminations…. Arthur Rimbaud.”

Paris bar honors The Doors; may have to close them

Paris bar honors The Doors; may have to close them By JENNY BARCHFIELD, Associated Press –   June 10, 2011 PARIS (AP) — The walls of the Paris bar are plastered with images of Jim Morrison and The Doors, and a bust of the lead singer presides over the beer tap — all part ofContinue reading “Paris bar honors The Doors; may have to close them”

THE SAINT POEM READING SERIES AN OPEN MIC FOR POETS & WRITERS Monday, June 20 · 8:00pm – 11:00pm Upstate Artists Guild247 LARK STREETAlbany, NY THE SAINT POEM READING SERIESAN OPEN MIC FOR POETS, POETRY & THE SPOKEN WORDMONDAY, JUNE 20th At The UAG: Featured Poet : AVERY STEMPELBIO: Avery Stempel has been writing poetry andContinue reading


IN THE ABSENCE OF LIGHTS Dark-mirrored hallways A dim precision march Here we have tread before Without fear/Well measured Pagan desires and objective Study. Pavlov’s dog is still Breathing, his cigarette falls To the floor and he dances like a manic animal. Lost in the headlights, accidents shall occur once more. There are no excusesContinue reading “IN THE ABSENCE OF LIGHTS”

Confessions Of A Soldier~Time Traveler On War : From 2036

A Soldier’s Winter The day before it wasn’t snowing. The trees are strangers, leering, disapproving in the ash of winter ..my world, my life, my wandering path. I pray God’s eyes may once again gaze upon me and remind me that I am still His child. ~ Poem Written By A Poet Of  The NearContinue reading “Confessions Of A Soldier~Time Traveler On War : From 2036”