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    A Field Guide to the Emotions

    The Nonexistent Press, 2010


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    Letters to Early Street

    La Alameda/University of New Mexico Press, 2007

    “Albert is one of our poets, and we stand behind him. . .”

    —Andrei Codrescu

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    Some Nature

    A book-length poem

    The Nonexistent Press, 2004

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    The Space in the Sky Where Some Birds Have Been

    Visual Poems

    The Nonexistent Press, 2010

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    Walking Tooth & Cloud

    Prose Poems

    French Connection Press, Paris, 2007

    “Albert Flynn DeSilver’s poems are filled with a
    sunny, kinetic plenitude”

    —Richard Silberg, Poetry Flash

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    Foam Poems

    The Owl Press, 1998
    Experimental shorter poems.
    100 pages with hand
    painted covers.
    Printed in a limited edition of 100 copies.

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    Al & Marian’s Coast to Coast Round Up

    The Owl Press, 2000

    A collaborative road trip book of poems and drawings from New York to San Francisco.

    Cover painting by Marian Cremin. Limited Edition.

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    Time Pieces

    The Owl Press, 2001

    A memorial poem sequence for my father.

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    A Pond

    The Owl Press, 2001

    A 2″X2″ mini book-length poem. Cover art by LRSN. Limited Edition.

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    The Nonexistent Press, 2006

    Improvisational sound poems. Cover art by Albert Flynn DeSilver.

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    Everything Indicates: Bay Bridge Poems & Portraits

    Edited by Ben Davis, Tamsin Smith, and Elissa G. Perry

    Due to be Published by Heyday Books in 2013

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    Cloud View Poets

    An Anthology: Master Classes with David St. John

    “These poems are meditations of passage, and the reader is obliged to read slowly, honoring the lives one meets page after page…nothing less than stunning.”

    —David St. John

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    Letters to Poets:

    Conversations about Poetics, Politics, and Community. Saturnalia Books, 2008

    “This courageous and visionary book enacts and embodies a concrete ‘relational aesthetics’…Don’t miss it!”

    —Cornel West

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    Sometimes in the Open

    Poems from California’s Poets Laureate

    Sacramento Poetry Center Press, 2009
    Featuring poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, U.S. Poet Laurete, Kay Ryan, Al Young, and Albert Flynn DeSilver among others.

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    Bay Poetics

    An Anthology of San Francisco Bay Area Poets, edited by Stephanie Young

    Faux Press, Cambridge, MA 2006

    “Bay Poetics is a stunning achievement.”

    —Ron Silliman

  • Writing as a Path to Awakening: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer and Living an Awakened Life

    Writing as a Path to Awakening: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer and Living an Awakened Life


  • Beamish Boy: A Memoir

    Beamish Boy: A Memoir


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