Rick Lupert

Poetry • Spoken Word • Jewish

Photo by Alexis Rhone Fancher

8 Minute Set on Ireland’s Eat the Storms Podcast!

Thanks to Ireland’s Damien B Donnelley for having me on the  “Eat the Storms” podcast. In addition to an 8 minutes set of poems from me, this episode also features readings from Sinéad Nolan, Stewart Carswell, Alice Kinsella, Ben Ray, and Giovanna MacKenna. Listen in the player below or on your preferred podcast platform here.

New poem from Hawaii published at Oddball Magazine

I’ve got a new book of poems written in Hawaii coming out soon and the good folks at Oddball Magazine have published a poem from it. Check out “Factual Facts” at Oddball here.

Fried Potato Press reviews The Tokyo-Van Nuys Express

Thanks so much to E.R. Sanchez of Fried Potato Press for this incredible deep dive into my most recent book “The Tokyo-Van Nuys Express!” It’s quite a read and I couldn’t be more humbled by how much he immersed himself in the work. Thanks E.R! Check out the review here.

New poem in Unite for Ukraine Event

I was happy to participate in Unite for Ukraine today put together by Craig Taubman along with many other artists and community leaders. My poem starts at about 01:35 but this whole event is worth watching. Give if you can.

New Poem for Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month

I wrote a new poem for Jewish Disabilities Awareness and Inclusion Month for a special New CAJE event earlier this month. What a unique honor to be amongst this roster of musicians and storytellers. Check out the whole event in the player below (my poem starts at 32:50) Thanks to Ben Romano for inviting me and Joanie Calem for doing so much work to make this happen!

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