Poems that make me think, wonder, ponder, hope, dream, reflect & react ...
Scratch & Dent Dreams
A Folksinging, Song Singing, Story Swapping Teacher,
Poet & Songwriter
Eric Darby is a nationally-recognized writer and performance poet who has competed in three Individual World Poetry Slams and five National Poetry Slams. He was ranked in the top twenty poets at the 2004 NPS, and was one of seven National Finalists in 2005.
Eric is a past host of the Detroit and Lizard Lounge Poetry Slams. His work has been included in four spoken word anthologies, and two jazz/poetry albums released by Poetry Jam/Rounder Records. He is currently pursuing his MFA at Syracuse University, where he is a Creative Writing Fellow. His CD/chapbook The Secret Dream-lives of Engineers is available from The Wordsmith Press.