I asked for Boulder love.
And defy it don't give in
And fall your gorge is
perfecting yearning for rocks
To collect their just return
To earth where they come from
Tumbling slowly down the mountain
Of in love with the river of Colorado
Zach Houston busks poems at grocery stores, art exhibits and to my great good fortune, music festivals. He’s a bit of a celebrity. You can watch him in action on VidSF and CBS. He’s also an artist on a few fronts. With blog sitings and a national buzz.
We lingered a long while watching the torn slips of paper enter and exit his typewriter, women laughing, men scooting nearer. The general grounded happiness made me feel good to be a novelist, part of the world of playing real good for free.