Thursday, September 23, 2010

Recommendations


Recommendations


 

mr. gladeview
you have to
pick up
Grisham’s
new thriller
the broker,
you will love it
larry 
have you read
Klosterman’s
sex, drugs, and
coco puffs?
it will
crack you up!
hey teach
thought
i’d bring you
Delillo’s
underworld,
best book i’ve
ever read
i am not one 
to burn a book
but 
the bottom
drawer of my desk
is running out
of room.

--In 1983, Lawrence Gladeview was born to two proud and semi-doting parents. After two middle schools and losing his faith in Catholic high school, he graduated from James Madison University, majoring in English and having spent only one night in jail. He is a Washington D.C. poet cohabiting with his fiance Rebecca Barkley. Lawrence is one of two editors for MediaVirus Magazine, and more than thirty of his poems have been featured in print and online publications. You can read more of his poetry on his website, Righteous Rightings.

1 comment:

jrzgrrl said...

LOVE IT. I can so relate to your last stanza--what a thought!