By Ron Kolm
“A born storyteller, documentarian and wild soul, Ron Kolm brings all of the perception of a prepared observer of existence, if it is in manhattan urban, the Pennsylvania panorama of his early life, or the situations in fictionalized college poems culled from photos and letters. Kolm embraces the realm round him: the great, the undesirable, the gorgeous, and the ugly.”
--John J. Trause, writer of photograph This: to your Eyes and Ears, workouts in excessive Treason, heavily Serial, and Eye sweet for Andy.
“Open those pages and sign up for Ron Kolm, arch-denizen of recent York urban, as he alternatives his means in the course of the deadly and in all likelihood surreal. In Kolm’s global, dada is a verb and whatever is feasible within the mope-eyed bookstores and dystopic subway darknesses he traverses. anticipate the unforeseen. Charles Bukowski throws color on Velvet Underground. James Joyce makes late-night calls from the lifeless sector. Andy Warhol is reincarnated as a potato chip. women and gentleman, this is often the whole affliction.”
--George Wallace, writer of Poppin Johnny and Who’s dealing with Your Aubergines, and nice climate for Media editor and spoken be aware interpreting sequence host.
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