A Jungle of Roses

Rusty Russell -
A Jungle of Roses


 

These poems were written and performed in the heart of a community of poets, the Cheap At Any Price Poets. Deepest thanks to all of them and so many others, including Nat David, Marc Smith, Martin Northway, Lynne Eich, Janet Shaw, Paul Ingram, Isthmus newspaper, Patricia Smith, Michael Brown, and Mark Turcotte. Thank you for your encouragement; thank you for believing.

R. Russell is the coordinator of the Cheap At Any Price Poets' collective in Madison, WI. and of the Madison Poetry Slam Team in the 1992-1994 National Poetry Slams.

This project was partly supported by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board. Recorded at Smart Studios and Sleepless Nights Studio in Madison WI. Engineered by John Machnik at Sleepless Nights Studio. All poems written and performed by R. Russell.

CHEAP; 317 N Brearly; Madison, WI 53703; Copyright R. Russell, 1994


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Selections

1. Angels (193K) Download   Stream 7. A Hotel Maid Seen In a Window (698K) Download   Stream
2. Idiot Savant (369K) Download   Stream 8. Specific Gravity (481K) Download   Stream
3. Real Life (461K) Download   Stream 9. U-Boats (534K) Download   Stream
4. The Cop In the Hallway (366K) Download   Stream 10. Milk Moon (413K) Download   Stream
5. Dybbuk (317K) Download   Stream 11. By the River (371K) Download   Stream
6. Superman In the Nursing Home (777K) Download   Stream 12. One Night (143K) Download   Stream

 

Rusty Russell


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