Rick Lupert

Poetry • Spoken Word • Jewish

Photo by Alexis Rhone Fancher

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New “Princess Bride” Poem Read at BackStory

I had a great time reading at the BackStory series. This month’s theme was “The Princess Bride.” It goes out to anyone who’s aging (like the actors in this film whose characters are indelibly ageless. Plus I read almost 24 haiku for Addie. Thanks for including me in the event BackStory!

Two New Poems up at Dashboard Horus

I’ve got 2 new poems in today’s issue of Dashboard Horus. Both are from my forthcoming collection “It’s Spritz O’Clock Somewhere” – poems I wrote last summer while in Italy and Paris. Thanks Dashboard Horus for giving first light to these poems! (Link to the publication in the first comment.) P.S. They also published this photo I took in Paris on the last day of our trip! Read them here!

Rick Lupert on Rick Lupert

Thanks to the internet, Rick Lupert (Los Angeles) has discovered Rick Lupert (Vienna) and the two will convene at the first ever Rick Lupert Summit this Saturday, April 6, 2024 at 1pm (Pacific) / 4pm (Eastern) / 10pm (Central European)


  • Rick Lupert Interviewing Rick Lupert Interviewing Rick Lupert
  • Brendan Constantine explaining “What is a Rick Lupert”
  • Rick Luperts reading work from their new books.
  • Questions from the audience!

“What The Donkey Saw” Published at Quill & Parchment

Thanks to Michael Escoubas of Quill & Parchment for publishing my poem “What the Donkey Saw” in the latest issue of Quill and Parchment magazine along with many other wonderful poets including Ellaraine Lockie, B.J. Buckley and others. Check out the issue here.

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