Don't patronize the chain bookstores. Every time I see some author scheduled to read and sign his books at a chain bookstore, I feel like telling him he's stabbing the independent bookstores in the back.
It's much easier to consume the visual image than to read something.
Southern California, where the American Dream came too true.
We have to raise the consciousness; the only way poets can change the world is to raise the consciousness of the general populace.
Anyone who saw Nagasaki would suddenly realize that they'd been kept in the dark by the United States government as to what atomic bombs can do.
The future of publishing lies with the small and medium-sized presses, because the big publishers in New York are all part of huge conglomerates.