is a poet and novelist.
the author of five novels—infra,
Newt, Hammers, Mantids and
and three collections of poetry. His work
runs the gamut from surrealism to sci-fi pastiche.
Publishers Weekly deemed him "a
writer with a fine ear and plenty of gusto."
called his work "cartilaginous prose, soft as fishbone,
sense-bending and scattershot as a Robin Williams shtick."
says Dakron's work "is
among the very small cadre of experimental fiction whose substance actually
matches its style."
tagged his novels as "a cross
between jive bullshit, hip-hop Henny Youngman, and full-tilt Rimbaudian
Raven Chronicles judged him "as
as a thirteen-year-old with a lighter and a
keg of butane."