Smile Until You're Alive Enough To Be Dead by Kevin Ridgeway
Kevin Ridgeway lives and writes in Long Beach, CA. He is the author of six previous chapbooks, including ‘All the Rage’ (Electric Windmill), ‘On the Burning Shore’ (Arroyo Seco) and Contents Under Pressure (Crisis Chronicles). He is co-author of the book, ‘A Ludicrous Split’ (alongside poems by Gabriel Ricard, Alien Buddha Press). Recent work has appeared in Slipstream, Chiron Review, Nerve Cowboy, Up the River, Plainsongs, San Pedro River Review, The American Journal of Poetry, Main Street Rag, Lummox, Big Hammer, Cultural Weekly, Spillway, Hobo Camp Review and So it Goes: The Literary Journal of the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library, among others.
Limited run of only 25 handmade, hand numbered copies! 21 pages. Staple bound. Printed on an old Canon laser printer we found abandoned at a dump site. Cover: black ink on 80GSM smiley blue paper. Interior: black ink on 80GSM white paper.
Cover art by James Brook