After the Japanese 87-90 (Mountains, Mingus & Madrones)

Cascade Leeward ForestsTaking the ferry in the Salish Sea, being on any kind of boat in the waters of Cascadia gives you quite a different perspective and an April 2014 ferry ride provided a perspective that inspired the latest poems of this series to be posted here.

 

ATJ 87-90

Chrles Mingus The Shoes of the Fisherman's Wife

About Splabman

Paul Nelson is founder of SPLAB in Seattle and the Cascadia Poetry Festival. He wrote a collection of essays, Organic Poetry & a serial poem re-enacting the history of Auburn, WA, A Time Before Slaughter (shortlisted for a 2010 Genius Award by The Stranger.) He’s interviewed Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Wanda Coleman, Anne Waldman, Sam Hamill, Robin Blaser, Nate Mackey, Eileen Myles, George Bowering, Diane di Prima, Brenda Hillman, George Stanley, Joanne Kyger & many Cascadia poets, has presented his poetry and poetics in London, Brussels, Qinghai and Beijing, China, Lake Forest, Illinois and other places & writes an American Sentence every day. www.PaulENelson.com
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