Monthly Archives: May 2011

Poet Rita Dove’s Reading

I had the good fortune recently to hear past U.S. Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Rita Dove read a selection of her work. The Rialto, a restored theater in Loveland, Colorado, provided the perfect venue for Rita’s powerfully read … Continue reading

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New Work of Poetry Assembled

Working on overdrive from too much coffee and tea, I have assembled a new collection of poems from my most recent work. The collection, entitled Fallings From Heaven, takes a really deep, long, hard look at the nature of life as … Continue reading

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Editing Completed for A Cowboy Who’s in Love

I have completed the final editing of A Cowboy Who’s in Love, my collection of poetry exploring love from the point of view of a working cowboy. The collection is divided into four sections, alternating the long time tradition of storytelling … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading in Fort Collins, Colorado

I read a selection of poems from my manuscript, A Cowboy Who’s in Love, at Matter Bookstore in Fort Collins, Colorado on May 19th. The poems I shared were selections of free verse from the book’s collection. The first, “Home, … Continue reading

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Author Meeting with J. A. Campbell

I had a great meeting with Author J. A. (Julie) Campbell yesterday. I got a sneek peek at her upcoming urban fantasy novel Nightmare. Powerfully written! Julie writes YA urban fantasy, this novel is her leap into the adult market … Continue reading

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A Cowboy Who’s in Love

I am continuing my editing of A Cowboy Who’s in Love. This collection of poetry views love’s joys and challenges amid the daily routines of horse and saddle and life on the range. The cowboy philosophy is well explored, with … Continue reading

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Twitter UP

It used to be Cowboy Up, but now it’s Twitter UP! I am happy to announce that I have arrived at Twitter, tweeting. Follow my tweets @bruceawasserman.

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Welcome to my Author’s Website!

Even though the wind is rolling off the canyon/ whipping up little cones of dust/ a take away from Wyoming’s Wild West/ this blast of spring’s last caress is an offering from above/ God’s tender stroke of love that fills/ … Continue reading

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Comments on A Cowboy on the Loose in London

Early comments on A Cowboy on the Loose in London have been extremely positive! Here are a few: “A witty, at times humorous, and charming read… This author knows exactly how to paint a picture.” -M. Sudhivoraseth “You found your … Continue reading

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Poetry Slam in Fort Collins, Colorado

I recently read my poem “The Lingering Thought of You” to a bursting at the seams crowd at The Bean Cycle in Fort Collins, Colorado. This poem evokes the feeling of being horseback in the mountains of Northern Wyoming, and … Continue reading

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