I live with my wife and son in an apartment on the outskirts of Putignano, in
the heel of Italy, south of Bari. Many of these poems, largely
based on observations of the physical world, were taken down
while aboard my current mode of transit.
reflect my recent seasons in Italy, seasons which changed in the emotional realm
as they did in the natural world, such as getting used to a new life in a new
location or giving birth to a child. Mood and meaning change with the weather
and we wrestle with what is left.
b i o
California Vacavillain presently living and writing
in Putignano, Italy.
Recent work has appeared in Hamilton
Stone Review, Mad Hatters'
Concrete Poetry, Otoliths and Zafusy among
others. Bob is host on i-Outlaw
- come visit! And you can read Bob's