Where Hot Rods Ride – A New Collection of Pop Surreal Poems Published By Cajun Mutt Press

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I’m very proud to introduce you to the Pop-Surreal world coming out from my last book.  Where Hot Rods Ride published by Cajun Mutt Press is a collections of poems full of sex, psychedelia, freaks and fearless creatures. Continue reading “Where Hot Rods Ride – A New Collection of Pop Surreal Poems Published By Cajun Mutt Press”

John Brantingham Review of “Spaghetti and Meatballs – Poems for Hot Organs” on Cultural Weekly

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by John Brantingham

What struck me first about Mendes Biondo’s Spaghetti and Meatballs: Poems for Hot Organ was how aggressive the sexuality of this new collection is. I wasn’t offended or bothered in any way by it, but raw physicality runs through the book. This sexuality, however, is not what I was left with after having read the English translations of Biondo’s Italian poetry. What I came back to was a new vision of the universal feeling of despair and loneliness we all feel, and the antidotes that he offers to that despair. Continue reading “John Brantingham Review of “Spaghetti and Meatballs – Poems for Hot Organs” on Cultural Weekly”

The Ramingo’s Porch #4 – A Collection Of Erotic Poems And Hot Short Stories

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The Ramingo’s Porch Issue #4 is officially out on Amazon. This time the Musketeers wanted to make you dream about the sexy thing with erotic poems and short stories. We published well known authors as well as emerging ones and we are particularly proud of the cover art made by Jeff Filipski. It’s always a pleasure and a honour to share the page with talented people and to spread their works here and there in the world. Continue reading “The Ramingo’s Porch #4 – A Collection Of Erotic Poems And Hot Short Stories”

Alien Buddha Zine #3 – Underground Poets Are Ready To Rock The Net

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Many talented authors and artists are collected in this issue of the Alien Buddha Zine and I’m really happy to be part of it. You can find the black n white and the color version on Amazon. Alien Buddha Zine is published by Alien Buddha Press and collects the best voices coming from the underground lit scene. Continue reading “Alien Buddha Zine #3 – Underground Poets Are Ready To Rock The Net”

Spaghetti And Meatballs – A Rockin’ Review by John Patrick Robbins @ Boozehound Reviews

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By John Patrick Robbins

From the start of  this book I knew it was going to be far from you’re typical poetry collection.

And after reading I can truly say I wasn’t disappointed.
This fun and often abstract poets work shows a true and original voice that often includes fantastic quirky humor with great heart.

Mendes takes the reader along for a ride they will truly will not forget with writes like…

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Writing As A Collective Effort – Sharing Creativity To Grow Artistically

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The subject of collaboration and the exchange of ideas has always been dear to me. All the great artists that I respect and follow, as well as those I’m lucky to have as friends, know that it is very important to create networks and work together. In the world of literature, however, sometimes I have seen a lot of jealousy over one’s work, a jealousy that has always proved to be deleterious in the long run. Continue reading “Writing As A Collective Effort – Sharing Creativity To Grow Artistically”