Author Archives: Mike Maggio

Interview on Kong Monster Rock

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Yesterday, I was interviewed by Alan Lohr on his Kong Monster Rock show. It was an especial honor for me since the program is devoted to musicians. The interview involved my poetry and fiction and, most notably, my new novella, … Continue reading

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Interview with Alan Lohr

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Today at 6 PM ET, I will be a guest on Alan Lohr’s Kong Monster Rock  where I will be discussing my novella, The Appointment, published this year by Vine Leave Press. The interview can be heard live on  Kong … Continue reading

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The Poet and the Poem

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On Tuesday, My 23, it was my pleasure to be a guest on Grace Cavalieri’s “The Poet and the Poem.” The program is recorded at the Library of Congress and is broadcast, at a later date, on Pacifica Radio and … Continue reading

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Grace Cavalieri’s The Poet and the Poem

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It is my great honor to be a guest today on Grace Cavalieri’s “The Poet and the Poem,”  hosted at the Library of Congress in Washington DC. I will be reading some of my poems, discussing poetry as well as … Continue reading

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Music and Language: A Confluence of Influence

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Music has always been an intimate part of my life. Perhaps it goes back to the time when, as a child of perhaps 5 years old, I would sit in front of the record player and just listen and listen … Continue reading

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Author Special

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To celebrate the publication of my new novella, The Appointment, I am offering  a copy of The Appointment at the regular price of $9.99 and a copy of The Wizard and the White House for just $7 plus handling and … Continue reading

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On the Air

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Reading “LA Central Library”  from Garden of Rain LA Central Library Standing in line for 15 minutes of internet Tom Bradley Wing LA Central Library the alkies the druggies even the homeless need to charge their iPods. Quintessential LA quintessentially … Continue reading

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Tonight On the Dennis Price Show

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I will be appearing tonight, along with Marianne Szlyk, on Hotline With Dennis Price on Fairfax Public Radio to discuss this year’s 30 for 30 poetry event as well as my new book, The Appointment. Marianne and I will be … Continue reading

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Announcing the Release of The Appointment

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When a terrifying gang goes on a rampage at a packed subway station, Professor Jeremy Withers is severely beaten and left for dead. When he regains consciousness, he continues his journey to campus, only to find his office empty and … Continue reading

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30 for 30 Winning Poem

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The voting is in and Diane Park’s “Night” has garnered the most votes with a total of 89. Congratulations Diane! Diane will receive a copy of my novella The Appointment. Thank you again to all who participated. Stay tuned to … Continue reading

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