Michael C Ford Poets’ Espresso newsletter The Lost Garden Cake Recipe Found / For an Anniversary of Zach’s Birth—April-May 2009
Michael C Ford’s debut spoken word vinyl, Language Commando, earned a Grammy nomination in 1986. His book of selected poems, Emergency Exits, was honored with a 1998 Pulitzer Prize nomination. Between June of 1969 and December of 1998, he collaborated in concert with Jim Morrison, Ray Manzarek, Robby Kreiger, Jimmy Witherspoon, D Boon, Mike Watt, John Dentino, Exene Cervenka, Henry Rollins, Debra Ash, Jello Biafra, Mama Lion, Ruth Price, among other singer songwriters. He has produced a steady stream of print and recorded product since 1970.