Sketchbook II Authors




Sketchbook II Authors

February 28, 2009 Vol. 2 No. 1


Shanna's Beat

Shanna Baldwin Moore


louie bellson
the last beat
laid to rest

Shanna Baldwin Moore

*Louie Bellson—Legendary Drummer

July 6, 1924 - February 14, 2009



Shanna Baldwin Moore, USCinquain in Memory of Michael McCracken

Shanna Baldwin Moore, USCinquain / Haiga: The First Rapper

Shanna Baldwin Moore, US and Darrell Byrd, USA Haiku Duet

Gypsy James, US: Free VerseLivin' Essence O' The Blues, Be Y' O' This Mystere?, Blues on N'exit Street

Scott Wannberg, US:  Free Versego fetch

Ben Wesling, US: Free VerseCheck the Wreckage

Beukema, Hank US: Song—Melinda's Waltz: a slow song with the beat n the blues

Manuela Theiss, US: Free VerseKing's Canyon

Clair Horner and Maurice Lacy: Venice Beach Poets



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Shanna Baldwin Moore: CinquainCounting Stars; Free VerseSylvia Plath-Hughes; Sijo; Free Versemirra, light at the end of the tunnel, I had this dream, grandmother moon, keepin' the beat.

Shanna Baldwin Moore, US—Photo Haiga

Tracy McPherson: Free Verse—Refuge, Why can’t a girl be a beachcomber, An Old Love Letter, 67, Fire Dogs, Night, Kona Moon, Economics, Counting Thunder, Valentine's Day, Storm Coming, Ex Communication


A Gallery of Venice Beach Photos



New Arrival

Art—After The Flood by Norman Olson

The Reagan Psalms CD by A. D. Winans

A. D. Winans Looks Back at the Beat Generation


John Daleiden: Free Verse—...Bound for Charlotte, North Carolina January 15, 2009

Eric Pederson, US: Ekphrastic Poem—Two Lefts Don’t Make a Right, But Three Do

G. David Schwartz, US: Free Verse—On The Patio In Eulogy, Monkey Soup, I Am So Angry

Lyn Lifshin: Free Verse: from Race Track Poems



The Little Black Book


Paul IngrassiaCivilization

Little Black Book Guidelines




Sketchbook II Editors

Karina Klesko

John Daleiden

Shanna Baldwin Moore









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