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Arrival Stories is Going on Hiatus; But First, This...

Arrival Stories is Going on Hiatus; But First, This...

Great, great thanks to all of you who have read, shared, complimented, complained about, and of course, contributed to the column.
Poetry & the River: EcoPoetry and Lewis MacAdams

Poetry & the River: EcoPoetry and Lewis MacAdams

This week L.A. Letters unpacks a new anthology on ecopoetry and examines the illustrious career of the poet-activist Lewis MacAdams, co-founder of the Friends of the Los Angeles Ri ...
Arroyo Culture: In the Shadow of the San Gabriels

Arroyo Culture: In the Shadow of the San Gabriels

This week L.A. Letters covers the picturesque communities of Altadena, Pasadena and the Arroyo Seco.
Asian American Literary Pioneers

Asian American Literary Pioneers

This week L.A. Letters focuses on a few forgotten early Asian American pioneering poets that paved the way.
We're Not Done: April 2013

We're Not Done: April 2013

This week L.A. Letters offers a quick scene report from our rich backyard. Like my old friend DJ Dusk would say, "We're not done."
L.A. Letters Celebrates Poetry Pioneers and Publishers

L.A. Letters Celebrates Poetry Pioneers and Publishers

Following last week's list of poetry venues for National Poetry Month, this week L.A. Letters salutes publishers of poetry and an important anthology.