Ric Masten was
born in Carmel, California, in 1929. He has toured extensively
over the last thirty years, reading his poetry in well over
400 colleges and universities in North America, Canada, and
England. He is a well-known conference theme speaker and is
a regular on many television and radio talk shows. He lives
with his poet-wood carver wife Billie Barbara in the Big Sur
mountains of California. He has 13 books to his credit. (see
amazon.com) and his work is or has appeared in scores of E-Zines.
To name a few The Inditer, A Writer's Choice Journal, Cafe
Poetry, The Writer's Quill, Octavo, Calliope, Niederngasse
Poetry, Speckled Words, Vistula, The Beaded Strand, Poetry
In The Light, Poetfest, Cyber Whispers, Kathy's Poetry Waltz.