Nov 062010
Bloom Launch is Saturday Night

If you’re in or around Tucson and haven’t already received the invite, consider this your invitation! Please join me, the family, and about 80 other neighbors and friends for the launch of my new book of poems, Bloom (Salmon Poetry). The launch begins with a BBQ and potluck at 5:30 followed by a poetry reading […]

Birds and Poems

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Jun 072010

It’s never too early to get the word out: Birds and Poems: A Poetry Workshop with Simmons Buntin and Eric Magrane [view flyer] Mondays, February 28 through April 4, 2011, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. — except no class meeting on March 14 plus a field trip on Saturday, April 2, 7:00 am to 11:00 […]

2009 Haunted Garage (Haunted Pirate Ship)

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Nov 032009
2009 Haunted Garage (Haunted Pirate Ship)

I’m still trying to get the video converted of this year’s haunted garage (Haunted Pirate Ship theme), so until then, I’ve posted a series of 58 photos in my image gallery, and a half-dozen images below: The underwater room; the first room you enter. Next: the headhunters island. Then, the witch doctor’s cupboard. And across […]

Oct 312009
Halloween Party 2009

Last night we hosted Civano’s Spooktacular Halloween Party and Haunted Garage (Haunted Pirate Ship Theme), and we had about 150 friends and neighbors stop by for tricks and treats. I didn’t take very many photos, and I hope to post a video of the haunted garage a bit later, but wanted to throw a few […]

Aug 292009 Issue Launch & Reading : Sept. 24 in Tucson A Journal of the Built & Natural Environments, a Tucson-based online journal that examines the interface between the built and natural environments, is holding its first-ever issue launch and reading. This celebration of the “Borders & Bridges” issue (No. 24) features readings by contributors Christopher Cokinos (Hope is the Thing with Feathers and The […]

Jun 092009
Victoria and Vancouver Island, British Columbia

I just got back from the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment biennial conference in Victoria, British Columbia. It was a great conference in a stunning location! Below is a sampling of the 137 photos available in my site’s photo gallery. You may also wish to view the ASLE blog entries I posted […]

Blogging Victoria/ASLE

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Jun 022009
Blogging Victoria/ASLE

I’ll be over at the Blog for the next week blogging my trip up to Victoria, British Columbia for the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment conference. Check out the first post at: And follow all the entries at Hope to see you there!

Denver Reading : Friday the 13th

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Mar 112009

I’m heading up to my old stomping grounds this week for a reading as part of the Copper Nickel 11 Release Party: Get the details at the link above and join me for a little prose, poetry, and good company at the great redevelopment that is Belmar.

Edge Series Poetry Reading : Feb 18 : Tucson

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Feb 182009

I’m reading on Tuesday evening as part of the Edge Reading Series at Casa Libre here in Tucson, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Details here. Won’t you join me? Here’s my reading list: Indigo Buntin Friday Afternoon In May I Consider My Websites Her Mission of Light Angelfish Wild Mint Coyote Shine Home and Back […]