Days of nothingness Days of clear skies the temperature descending Days of no telephone calls or all the wrong ones Days of complete boredom and nothing is happening Days of 1967 coming to a close in the frigid condition of chest cold and cough drops Days of afternoons in the life of a
Gerard Malanga is the author of numerous books of poetry, including Tomboy & Other Tales (Bottle of Smoke Press, 2015), Three Broadside Poems (Bottle of Smoke Press, 2013), and No Respect: New & Selected Poems 1964-2000 (Black Sparrow Press, 2001). A photographer and filmmaker as well as a poet, Malanga worked extensively in film and photography, having worked with Andy Warhol in the 1960s. Malanga is particularly known for his black-and-white portraits of fellow poets, writers, and artists. He lives in New York City.