We welcome poet, author, essayist, biographer, religious thinker and dreamwork practitioner, Rodger Kamenetz, best known for his breakthrough account of Jewish-Buddhist dialogue, The Jew in the Lotus. A serious student of dreams since 1999, his The History of Last Night's Dream was featured on Oprah Winfrey's Soul Series. His poems have appeared in hundreds of periodicals and 25 anthologies. His previous books of poetry include The Missing Jew, Stuck, The Lowercase Jew, and To Die Next To You. YONDER is his eighth poetry collection. Kamenetz lives in New Orleans, where he practices Natural Dreamwork.
This collection of prose poems from the author of The History of Last Night's Dream, The Jew in the Lotus and To Die Next To You brims with respect for the genre, with homages to forebears from Baudelaire to Max Jacob, Russel Edson to Kafka. “For the past 15 years I’ve been working with dream clients, immersed in their dreams. I call this healing practice Natural Dreamwork.