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Dylan Garcia-Wahl
Divides his time between America and Paris

Ventures include:

Attended film school from 1986-1988.
Has written, directed, and produced several small, independent films.


Multiple radio interviews.
Most recently was asked to be interviewed and read his poetry on NPR.
For this past National Poetry Month, a track containing his poem, "Naked Mercies" was
aired backed by improvised Jazz and released on a compilation CD.


Creator and director of two local television shows:
1: Gallery 7: a focus on the Twin Cities art scene
2: Day on Fire: a focus on poets and their works
Multiple television interviews
most recently a half hour interview on the show "Atheist Talk" in which he was
questioned on how some of his writing reflects an attack on politics in the church.


Three small collections of poetry published and sold in North America and Europe
1: Restless, the night burns
2: Dive!
3: In each whisper, a catharsis
His poetry has been published in nearly 100 periodicals in North America and Europe.
A full length collection of his poetry has been published, All that comes of Madden'd Days.
Another collection, Becoming, has been completed.


Publication of the novel, Ashes of Mid Autumn
Putting the finishing touches on 5 other novels


'Caine and Wine - his poetry backed by Jazz improvisationalists
Words will heal the Wound - KFAI radio spoken word compilation
1 track - "naked mercies"
Wychwood - his poetry backed by classical musicians
(in progress)

Web Based 'Zines:

Multiple publications of poetry on the web
A year ago, he was asked to create a monthly serial for Mental
Contagion Magazine. What came about was Vespers and the Feast.
Currently writing the column, Shady Dealings, for Whistling Shade


Multiple local newspaper articles written about him with interviews


Ongoing readings in North Dakota, Colorado, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin


founder of the Lake Minnetonka Poetry Association
founder of the Day on Fire reading series
founder of the "The Wahl" reading series
Recently named poetry editor of Whistling Shade magazinePublishing:
Publisher and editor of the Venerable Seed - a literary magazine

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