In honor of what would have been the great Richard Brautigan’s 84th birthday, we asked a few of our friends to recreate his beautiful “Love Poem” in tribute to the recording from his 1970 Apple Records release, Listening to Richard Brautigan. It really is so nice.
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Readers in order of appearance:
Rena Medow, Ed Makowski, Bryon Cherry, Chelsea Wait, Carly Inghram, Brenda Cardenas, Noah Burton, Chaya Zivolich, Kristina Ten, Chelsea Wait, Peter Burzynski, Susan Firer, Pete Ferrand, Annie Grizzle, Peter Burzynski, Lindsey Frances Pellino, Monica Thomas, Franklin K.R. Cline, and Kim Vodicka.