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John Burroughs
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Bernie Sanders’ lack of religion makes him better for America
Please read this very thoughtful essay by Jennifer Michael Hecht at Quartz : http://qz.com/609533/bernie-sanders-lack-of-religion-makes-him-better-for-america/
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Mid January CCP News
Thanks to Chapbook Review for including my Crisis Chronicles Press on their site. I expect in the near future they'll be posting more about some recent chapbooks we've published. Good luck to Robin Wyatt Dunn, whose recent Crisis Chronicles Press chapbook, ...
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Please join us for this special book release event Monday at Cultured Coffee in Canton!

http://wkroundtable.blogspot.com/2015/12/book-release-and-birthday-bash-leah.html
Leah Mueller resides in western Washington. Her work has been published in Cultured Vultures, Origins Journal, Quail Bell, Typoetic, Talking Soup, Silver Birch Press, Semaphore, MaDCap, The Rain, Party, and Disaster Society, ...
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Happy new year to me from Alex Gildzen
The postman brought me a lovely gift of Gildzen memories today <3 A photo posted by John Burroughs (@crisischronicles) on Jan 13, 2016 at 4:24pm PST More on Gildzen's blog .
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Crisis Chronicles Press publishes Special Watch by Richard . O
Crisis Chronicles Press is happy to announce the publication of Special Watch , a chapbook by Richard M. O'Donnell , on 31 January 2016. These prose poems are sensitive and often dark true accounts from the author's time working around maternity, pediatrics...
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5 of my poems in Erbacce 23
Thanks to editors Alan Corkish and Andrew Taylor for including five of my poems in the 23rd issue of Erbacce , a quality journal out of Liverpool, UK.  The poems are "Allen Ginsberg Wants You," "Ahem (A Hymn)," "Orlovsky (1933-2010)," "HermAphrodite" and "O...
Thanks to editors Alan Corkish and Andrew Taylor for including five of my poems in the 23rd issue of Erbacce, a quality journal out of Liverpool, UK. The poems are "Allen Ginsberg Wants You," "Ahem (A Hymn)," "Orlovsky (1933...
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Thanks to Chapbook Review for including us on their site
Crisis Chronicles Press Editor John Burroughs Description Since 2008 Crisis Chronicles Press has published dozens of chapbooks and full-length books by authors including D.R. Wagner, Alex Gildzen, …
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Paula Cary reviews A Case for Ascension
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Contemplating Hue
Contemplating Hue A photo posted by John Burroughs (@crisischronicles) on Jan 13, 2016 at 3:46pm PST
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Poet, editor, publisher
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  • Crisis Chronicles Press
    editor, publisher, 2008 - present
  • Lix & Kix Poetry Extravaganza
    event producer, co-host, 2008 - 2011
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Jesus Crisis
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poet, publisher at www.crisischronicles.com
Introduction
John Burroughs, a.k.a. Jesus Crisis, is a pacifist, poet, playwright, musician, composer, bibliophile, and seeker from Elyria, Ohio, who recently transplanted to Cleveland.

Co-founder (with Dianne Borsenik) of the monthly Lix and Kix Poetry Extravaganza and the annual winter wordfest known as Snoetry, John is also the founding editor and publisher for Crisis Chronicles Press and a regular contributor to the Cleveland Poetics and Ohio Poetry Association blogs. Since 2011 he has served as the OPA's webmaster pro tem.

John founded a loose association called Poets of Lorain County, under whose auspices he's hosted regular open mic and featured poet events at the Avon Lake Public Library and the Lorain Arts Council's 737 Gallery, as well as the PoetryElyria series at Jim's Coffeehouse and Diner, the Scott M. Duncan Photography studio and other venues.

John's work has appeared on stages in four states, as well as in numerous journals, and he is the author of several poetry chapbooks, including:

It Takes More Than Chance to Make Change (The Poet's Haven, 2013)

The Eater of the Absurd (NightBallet Press, 2012)

Barry Merry Baloney (Spare Change Press, 2012)

Water Works (Recycled Karma Press, 2012)

Electric Company (Writing Knights Press, 2011)

6/9: Improvisations in Dependence by Jesus Crisis (Crisis Chronicles Press, 2009)

Identity Crises by Doug Manson, JC and Bree (Green Panda Press, 2009)

Bloggerel by JC (Crisis Chronicles Press, 2008)

Follow his Crisis Blog - http://crisisblog.crisischronicles.com/ - to learn more.
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Marion, Ohio - Richwood, West Virginia - Lorain, Ohio - Elyria, Ohio - Grafton, Ohio