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July 15, 2024

Articles by Jay Passer



PAPER MOON (1973) (2020-12-28) poem unrhymed

Part autobio, part fabrication, part fantasy, part critique, Passer's poetry threads through movies he's witnessed over the last 50 years.

TOTORO (1990) (2021-01-25) poem unrhymed

"she is nothing short of an angel..."

THE PIANIST (2002) (2021-02-22) poem unrhymed

"...you gotta be a prodigy to survive..."

ROCKY (1976) (2021-03-22) poem unrhymed

"...the unofficial soundtrack for the Bicentennial..."

IRONWEED (1987) (2021-04-26) poem unrhymed

"...she sang to the gin mill crowd..."

The Crush (2022-05-23) poem unrhymed

Jay Passer's poetry and prose has appeared in print and online magazines, periodicals and anthologies since 1988. He is the author of 12 collections, most recently "The Cineaste," from Alien Buddha Press, 2021.

The Reckoning (2022-06-20) poem unrhymed

"...word is a public library

The Strangers (2022-07-18) poem unrhymed

"...get the hell out of my documentary!"

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