Entries Tagged as 'Jared Smith'

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

jared smith | digital data spoken word showcase

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

jared smith | collected poems 1971-2011

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

jared smith | grassroots

Please click the cover if you are interested in buying this book…
People, Not so Much
Every single one of them has a nose
lying right in front of the jaws,
telling them whether to slip a tongue
or sink the teeth into a face.
And way down at the other end
most of them have some sort of stump
that tells one [...]

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

jared smith | looking into the machinery

Over the course of a long and notable career, Jared Smith has made his poetic sense surer and has developed his technique to the level of mastery. Looking Into The Machinery demonstrates how his poetic vision, always expansive, has been refined over the course of seven collections. With a vision comparable to Whitman and Jeffers, [...]

Friday, March 19th, 2010

jared smith | I learned of…

Todd Moore’s death only this morning from poet Michael Adams, whom I was having coffee with. Michael, who has a book upcoming with Lummox, and I were both looking forward to reading with Todd later this summer. I was unable to take it in at first: life comes at you like bullets, and [...]