David Giannini author of Faces Somewhere Wild, and The Future Only Rattles When You Pick It Up along with Robert Murphy of Dos Madres Press is interviewed by Dante di Stephano for Best American Poetry. The following is an excerpt from the interview.
Dante Di Stefano: How did Dos Madres come into being?
Robert Murphy: Like Athena the Press sprang from the head of Zeus – along with a headache – or was it from his thigh as with Dionysus. (well, actually, the head and heart of The Muse probably is more accurate – and a bit of the unexpected, if not miraculous thrown in). And it is longer in the tell of it than anyone would wish to hear, because it has to do with my own journey as a writer and a poet, and for the last fourteen years, along with my wife, Elizabeth, a publisher (read the full interview).