OUR POISON HORSE: A Literary Adventure of Beer, Books, and Boogie

  !!!GREAT GOOGALY MOOGALY!!! So excited and honored to be performing with these folks this Saturday! Come check it out. Bring all of the friends: LIVE BANDS, BEER, CUPCAKES, AUCTIONS Come celebrate the release of Derrick Brown’s newest book of poems, Our Poison Horse. The evening will be full of magic, live music, beer, an […]

Wanna Hang Out in Chicago?

Hey, y’all! I’m still alive and will be in Chicago for one night to do a show with the wonderful Bill Moran and Ebony Stewart. Wednesday 4/9/14 @7:30 Logan Cafe Here’s a link with more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/290086404482511/

What Have I Been Up To?

This is about two months overdue, but… Dearest poetry friends, poetry family, and fans: As some of you may already know, I have recently taken steps toward a long term goal of mine that involves what the little dude in this picture is up to. While I am excited about this, it does mean that […]


Back in Town! Come Hang Out!!!

Hey, folks! I’m back in my old stomping grounds for the holidays and will be performing in an alumni showcase to raise money for my old high school’s theatre program! Come check it out. It’ll be all nostalic and weird! Saturday, Dec 28th, 7pm. $10 Victor J. Andrew High School 9001 171st St Tinley Park, […]

Happy Thanksgiving! Happy Hanukkah! Happy!

Hey, gang! Hope you’re getting your thankful on today. Alright, well here’s a poem! “To All You Mountain Goat Feet and Smiling Lifeboats Thank you for the sun. Thank you for the blinds. Thank you for the crack in the blinds. Thank you for these eyes. Thank you for the morning in these eyes for […]