BILLY THE KID & FRIDA KAHLO was published in 2000 by Ye Olde Font Shoppe, New Haven, CT, and may be ordered online from Ye Olde Font Shoppe. Much of the book is an imaginary dialogue between Billy the Kid and the Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo.


where did you
get your power
they asked

and i answered
from myself

and walked
the length
of the town

wanting to get
a sense of the
geometry of
the kill

the sun
against glass

the jingling
of my spurs
like little
death bells