David is an accomplished poet as well as painter. His poems have been published in The Dan River Poetry Anthology, The Pacific Coast Journal, and The Berkeley Poet’s Co-Operative. His poems and paintings have won many awards including 2nd place; The Hyde Park Poetry League, Gold & Silver Poet awards; The World of Poetry.
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2021 honored to be included in MAAV 3 Mail Art Archive Vienna, a publication out of Vienna for collage artists. A beautiful soft cover booklet with full color illustrations on every page. The current one has the most artists in it to date. 200 pages, 120 artists from 26 countries, limited to 150 copies.
2020 included in MAAV No. 2 DreamWorlds I am really happy that Maav magazine 2 is finally out! Over 100 artists are represented and the works are incredibly versatile and colourful! Many thanks to all artists! Among others from LuEllen Joy Miller-Giera, Sam Dodson, John M. Bennett and David Peniston.
- 2020 sketchbook Project Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY Hello@brooklynartlibrary.org, Library call number 399.02-07
- 2019 Stampzine (winter) No. 17. Stamp Art Museum Edited by Picasso Gaglione
- 2018 Stampzine (winter) No. 16. Stamp Art Museum Edited by Picasso Gaglione
- 2018 In My Mind, best poets of 2018 (vol 4) Eber & Wein Publishing, PA
- 2015 Seductive Dreams poems/collages, Exquisite Corpse publishing, Oakland CA
- 2013 – Existential Haiku ; Stars in our Hearts / Freedom, World of Poetry Movement, Park City, Utah (copyright)
- 2012 – I Want to Come Back as a Star ; Best Poets and Poems, World of Poetry Movement, Park City, Utah (copyright)
- 2012 – Gods,Lizards&Cropcircles ; International Who’s Who in Poetry, Los Angeles, CA (copyright 2012)
- 2006 – The Breathing Pillow Immortal Verses Series, www.poetry.com, Owings Mill, Maryland
- 2005 Award Editor’s Choice Award The International Library of Poetry, Owings Mill, Maryland
- The Breathing Pillow, (Poetry) Immortal Verses Series, www. Poetry.Com, Owings Mill, Maryland, 2006,
- The Breathing Pillow, (Poetry) The Dan River Poetry Anthology, Thomason, Maine, 2003-04.
- A Collection Of Poems, (Poetry) Www. Writers International.Com, published on the Internet, 1999.
- Valentine’s Day Poem, (Poetry) The Dan River Anthology, Thomaston, Maine, 1996.
- Love & Random Violence (Poem And Illustration), Pacific Coast Journal, Campbell, California, 1995.
- Today I Took A Bath, (Poetry) Wind Five Folded, Aha Books, Gualala, California, 1994.
- Francesca (First Love), (Poetry) Love Poems, National Library Of Poetry, Owings Mill, Maryland, 1994.
- Dear Irene, (Poetry) Corde, Winter/Spring, Berkeley, California, 1993.
- Wild Strawberries, (Poetry) Corde, Winter/Spring, Berkeley, California, 1993.
- Newt, (Prose) Sunflower, Third Quarter, Berkeley, California, 1993.
- Odd Man Out, (Poetry) Plowman Anthology, Ontario, Canada, 1991
- El Coqui, (Poetry) The Written Word, Vol. 1, Oakland, California, 1985
- Evolution Of Hair, (Poetry) Our World’s Best Loved Poetry, Sacramento, California, 1984.
- New York In Springtime, (Poetry) American Poetry Anthology, Santa Cruz, California, 1983.
- Pretty, (Poetry) Fine Arts Press, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1983.
- Evolution, (Poetry) Berkeley Poets Co-Operative, Vol. 20, Berkeley, California, 1982.
- Decadence/T.V., (Poetry)Berkeley Poets Co-Operative, Vol. 18, Berkeley, California, 1980.
- A View Of New York, New York, (Poetry) Spectrum, Vol. 20, No. 8, Oakland, California, 1981.
- The Ultimate Horizon, (Poetry)National Poetry Press, Vol. 42, No. 2, Agoura, California