“Joe Braun Man Moon Lune Lunisfree Lunampolis Lunatic Looney Toon Tootles Methuselah Liminal Illumination Too” by Jonathan Montgomery

In honor of tonight’s Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Café Fifth Anniversary/Anne Waldman Lune Release Celebration, I had to talk to the glowing, cratery satellite ball orbiting the whole situation, Joseph Braun. I’ve known Joe since he came to Boulder in 2011, and now it would be hard to imagine The Scene without him. When you …

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Ashley Waterman on Elyse Shugrue

Poet. Infrastructure creator. Friend. Co-collaborator. Support system. Elyse represents all of these things and more. I met her with whiskey, learning how to use microphones and not apologize after reading. She handed me a flyer for some event called Bouldering Poets. Elyse could have handed me a flyer about a mathematics conference and I would …

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Hey, Hey, My, My, The Boulder Poetry Tribe Can Never Die by Jonathan Montgomery

Hey, hey, my, my, The Boulder Poetry Tribe can never die There's more to the picture than meets the eye Hey, hey, my, my... - Neil Young, RockStar   Neil Young wrote these words after witnessing The Tribe up close on a 1970's trip to Boulder.  I was not there at the time, and this …

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