Yesterday I picked up a strange frame and made this painting atop the cardboard that was inside it. Perhaps going to MoMa today and staring at the vivaciousness of Gorky, Dubuffet, de Kooning and Rothko helped something from the viscera evolve. In other news, the journal I co-edit, Tammy, has just launched its second issue. Please check it out, tell your friends, and order a copy if you want to read some really phenomenal work, including gems from Alice Notley, David Trinidad, Tim Dlugos, Joyelle McSweeney, Ish Klein, Sandy Florian, Jenny Boully, Danielle Pafunda, and a plethora of others.
What’s odd about this picture is that I already put it back in the frame, so you can see my reflection while taking a dusty phone camera swoop: