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Author: Gerald Fleming

Gerald Fleming's previous books are THE CHOREOGRAPHER (Sixteen Rivers Press, 2013), NIGHT OF PURE BREATHING (Hanging Loose Press, 2011), and SWIMMING CLIMBING ONTO SHORE (Sixteen Rivers Press, 2005). He taught in San Francisco's public schools for thirty-seven years and has written three books for teachers, including Rain, Steam, and Speed (Jossey-Bass/Wiley). From 1995 to 2000, he edited and published the literary magazine Barnabe Mountain Review, and is currently editing both the limited- edition vitreous magazine One (More) Glass and The Collected Prose & Poetry of Lawrence Fixel. He lives most of the year in Lagunitas, California, and part of the year in Paris, France.

The Choreographer
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The Choreographer

Sixteen Rivers Press

Poetry. "This terrific collection of short narratives—prose poems, parables, fables, stories, extended jokes—is a pleasure from start to finish. While some pieces, like 'No-Man's-Land' and 'Companionship,' recall the mesmerizing creepiness of early ...

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Night of Pure Breathing
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Night of Pure Breathing

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "These dark fables, written in a language 'born of rage,' furiously peel back the veneer of the world we think we know. Part fairy tale, part dream, these poems explore a region where the ordinary and the fantastic overlap, where a smile can...

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One
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One

Hanging Loose Press

Poetry. "Gerald Fleming is a remarkable writer, made more so by his commitment to the prose poem, a form which at its best, as here, is a delicious treat on almost every occasion. His new volume, ONE, takes on the monosyllable and wrestles it into d...

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Swimmer Climbing onto Shore
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Swimmer Climbing onto Shore

Sixteen Rivers Press

Poetry. The world is sensuously and immediately present in Gerald Fleming's SWIMMER CLIMBING ONTO SHORE. While these poems question the capacity of language to render the heart of human existence, the poet's words never fail to praise the transforma...

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