Place and Displace

During my weekend in NYC, I was anointed an honorary New Yorker.  Cool for me as I love the city and now when I return I can say, “Yep, I’m heading home.”  I kept thinking of belonging Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon

Writers Reading: Jerry D. Mathes II

Writers Reading: Jerry D. Mathes II. Recorded this in a hotel room in Bakersfield, California.  Proud to be included in the wonderful new online video lit mag, SPACES.  Be sure to see the other great works there. I am interested in this collusion between technology and art Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon

Fever and Guts: A Symphony

My forthcoming collection of essays is also available here (page 56). http://issuu.com/tamupress/docs/tamupressfall2012.  It’s also under My work online in the sidebar. Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon

Throat Chopping the Muse

I’m still giddy from my New York City trip.  I met and reconnected with some amazing people. During the Saturday evening Jack Kent Cooke Symposium  I was given the opportunity to talk about publishing and getting a book published with Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon

Autumn in NYC

This last Friday I flew into NYC and after a wonderful hour long shuttle ride (no joke, I love the long shuttle trips through the neighborhoods) to my hotel, I went to see my friend Claire O’Conner and meet some new friends at the Happy Ending Lounge Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon

Launch

Hello Friends: This is my first foray into blogging and I did it because I have a new book coming out from Stephen F. Austin Press, Fever and Guts: A Symphony.  I’m excited and hope to branch out into commentary on the arts and writing. Take Care, JDMathes Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrStumbleupon