Alex Gildzen reads his poem “Tom Mahl Reminds Me” in Elyria, Ohio.

“Tom Mahl Reminds Me” comes from Gildzen’s chapbook Elyria: Point A in Ohio Triangle, published in 2009 by Crisis Chronicles Press.

Other recommended Gildzen books include The Arrow That Is Hollywood Pierces The Soul That Is Me (2011, Otoliths), Outlaw Dreams (2008, Green Panda Press) and The Avalanche of Time: Selected Poems 1964-1984 (1986, North Atlantic Books)

You may also visit Gildzen’s blog:
read his biography:
peruse his papers:
and view several more of his videos: