Coming up the Saturday after Thanksgiving is a very special edition of the Mar Vista Art Walk, in collaboration with Make It Mar Vista and Small Business Saturday. This will be an all-day event starting at 11 am. There will be live painting, live music, live poetry,...
To the Future

To the Future

I wrote this poem in 2011 while still living in Chicago. I decided to revamp it a bit to fit THE NOW. I read it this week at our Halloween Poetry Reading. I hope I was successful in creeping you out if you were there. If you didn’t make it out, here it is for...
Book Release Party & Poetry Reading

Book Release Party & Poetry Reading

Come party with Philosopher’s Stone Poetry for the Third Book Release Party & Poetry Reading. It is happening this Monday, September 25th at 9 pm, at our favorite bar in Culver City, Gravlax. There will be live poetry and music, delicious cocktails and books...
A Psychedelic Poetry Reading in Los Angeles

A Psychedelic Poetry Reading in Los Angeles

Only 2 days away! Philosopher’s Stone Poetry is hosting A Psychedelic Poetry on the sidewalk in front of Vintage on Venice at the Mar Vista Art Walk this Thursday evening, September 7. We have an awesome line up, featuring 8 poets and 1 musician. We will be...

Haiku Inspired by an Evening with Kaleo

We met these dudes from a blues-rock band named Kaleo with our friend Steve at the Old Man Bar in Culver City. We had a drink or two there, then headed over to our place and partied until the wee hours of the morning. They were super chill and we all had a great time....

Sunset in the Redlands

We drove down from Big Bear Mountain after a Spring day of snowboarding in March this year. It was a beautiful Sunday drive from nearly 7,000 feet to the flat desert, where the sun was setting hard against the sky. We lost day like we do always, fearless and unknowing...