I recently had a new Poem entitled "Do You Know Who I Am" read at the ceremony on CHurch Green in Taunton this spring (2014). I an currently scheduled to read three new poems at the Spirit of 45 Ceremony in Providence R.I. on August 10th at the WWII Memorial during the 1:00pm ceremony. My new poem 9-11-01 Remembered will be part of the ceremony at the Thanks To Yanks Dinner this year as well. Stay Tuned, People!!!
This is the North Reading Mass 5th Annual Veteran's Social On September 28th 2014, where I was the first speaker after the presentation of the colors! http://youtu.be/0UJwpA8-Z0Q
I was also one of the speakers at the 2014 Thanks To Yanks 9-11 tribute dinner on september 11th at the Doubletree Hotel in Milford Mass., as well as being a speaker at the closing ceremonies for the TAVVA's POW/MIA vigil on September 21st in Taunton Mass. I will post the video links whenever they become available.
September 11th, 2013, I will be at the VFW in Medway as a guest speaker at the Thanks To Yanks tribute dinner, where I will read one of my poems.
September 29th, 2013, I will be reading the poem POW/MIA at the 9/11 / POW/MIA Ceremony in Attlerboro in the park.
August 11th 2013 I was Honored to read four of the poems from the book at the "Keep The Spirit of Fourty Five Alive" ceremony in Providence Rhode Island. At the end of the ceremony, three star General Centrachio presented the author, (me) with one of his "challenge coins" for as he put it "Exceptional Service" to our Nation's Heros. God Bless You General, and Thank You for your service to our great nation! The Moving Wall poem was dedicated to my friend Huong Le. South Vietnamese Air Force Col. Le was a POW in the infamous Hanoi Hilton Prison for 5 years.
Today, March 31st 2013, I was honored to read three of the poems from Who Is A Hero at the POW/MIA ceremony at Noon on Church Green, in Taunton. A big Thank You to the TAVVA (Taunto Area Vietnam Veteran's Association) for the Honor. The poems were: The Moving Wall, POW/MIA, and Heros.
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I will be adding a history periodically, and not in any particular order.
The poem "Lament For A Hero" was published in the VFW Dept. of SC January 2012 Newsletter (Page 7 Letters to the Editor) Thank You Captain Pothier, and God Bless You Marine! This is no longer visible.
Vinnie Dimartino of OCC fame with the Author and the book at the Disabled and Limbless Vets Charity ride. A number of books were donated to help raise funds for this worthy cause