I use rock and jazz and blues rhythms because I love that music. I hope my poetry has a relationship with good-time rock'n roll.
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Written poetry is different. Best thing is to see it in performance first, then read it. Performance is more provocative.
Stadium rock and commercial rock are the opposite of what poetry needs. An audience of around 200 is ideal for poetry.
I use the language I use to my friends. They wouldn't believe me if I used some high-flown literary language. I want them to believe me.
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I've been 6'4'' since I was 12. Goofy is somewhere in the lexicon.