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Villa Florentine Artists' House & the Garden Variety Poetry Series

Just like the Riviera (except for the view . . . ) — A. D. Coleman, Prop.

ADC Works

Poetry, Fiction, Art, etc.

To begin with, you'll find photographs of mine in the Villa Florentine Gallery. Next, try the links to works of mine online in other sections of The Nearby Café:

  • A web version of my collaboration with Finnish photographer Nina Sederholm, spine, a multimedia project incorporating Nina's photographs, music by the Finnish composer Mikko Hassinen, and my own poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, appears here in The Nearby Café Gallery.
  • A sampling of my poetry in the section devoted to The Sepoy Rebellion Online.
  • Three works of creative nonfiction:

Works of mine published online elsewhere:

  • My poem "La Opera" appears in the print and online version of Fuel (no. 20), edited by Andy Lowry.
  • My poem "Tasty Fries" appears in the e-zine Switched-on Gutenberg: A Global Poetry Journal, Vol. 4, no. 2, January 2000.
  • A peculiarly apologetic rejection letter I received from a literary magazine -- with some comments on its particularities -- is posted at, a delightful website devoted to noteworthy rejection letters from editors to creative writers.
  • Permanently available in the on-line publication Urban Desires, edited by Gabrielle Shannon:

Visual Art: Collages, Photographs

  • From the First National Church of the Exquisite Panic, Inc., the December 1995 invitation to their "Exhibition of Sacrificial Art," curated by Clayton Patterson and Robert Delford Brown, in which I participated along with Alien Comic, Richard Kostelanetz, Elsa Rensaa, and others.
  • At the same site, the certificate of my 1972 "sanctification" by the FNCotEPI as a Funkapagan Saint, for my "contribution to the growth of Funkupaganism through . . . energy and . . . creativity."

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