David Gitin’s Ten Favorite Books

The Story of Ferdinand by Munro LeafAwakening Osiris by Normandi EllisBook of the Hopi by Frank WatersFlash of the Spirit by Robert Farris ThompsonThe New American Poetry, 1945-1960, Donald Allen (ed.)The Tibetan Book of the Great Liberation by W.Y.Evans-WentzDark Pools of Light by Richard GrossingerCentering by M.C. RichardsThe Masks of God by Joseph … [Read more...]

David Gitin: 5 From San Francisco in the Sixties

Outstretched Armspumice the bone smoothberry juice illusion of bloodto cover loss belly of the moonwe penetratewhat Venus do we carve?herbs and drugs do not restoreterritories of resurrection Earth poised in somatelevision chroniclesmissile finger fascination sea-scorpionsand horseshoe crabswill survive usTo Pharoahcorkchips thirstto unplug the bottle … [Read more...]