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Eryk Wenziak

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October 2009

Eryk's new book, I NEED SPACE, is a full-length collection of visual poetry, concrete poetry, and collage. It is now available from Deadly Chaps Press at

His text-based artwork and photography is exclusively represented by Smith&Jones Gallery in Brooklyn, NY and can be purchased at

Buy or download "1975," a 20-page experimental poem on the Cambodian Genocide.

Buy "SQUARES (after Malevich)," a collection of
seven typewritten grids/squares in homage to Kazimir Malevich.

Download "4am," a collection of stencil and photocopy art:

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Average rating: 4.72 · 29 ratings · 8 reviews · 4 distinct works
I Need Space

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Cinéma Vérité

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Bending Light into Verse III

4.89 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2012
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If We Could Know Our Bones

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Weard Words (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated Sep 28, 2010 08:34PM
Description: Another cute one written by my son. He was trying to write one similar to what I just published in a journal. It's an "experimental" piece.
Water (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Jun 20, 2010 08:43AM
Description: A Father's Day gift from my 8 year old son. I love it!! (of course!)
In 48 (Poetry)
1 chapters   —   updated Dec 06, 2009 07:26AM
Description: My small son's first poem, ever! A gift to me, yesterday, for my 40th birthday!

Eryk’s Recent Updates

Charles Bukowski
“Dying should come easy:
like a freight train you
don't hear when
your back is
Charles Bukowski, The Flash of Lightning Behind the Mountain: New Poems

Ernest Hemingway
“The first draft of anything is shit.”
Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway
“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.”
Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast

Ernest Hemingway
“Do you suffer when you write? I don't at all. Suffer like a bastard when don't write, or just before, and feel empty and fucked out afterwards. But never feel as good as while writing.”
Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway
“Let him think that I am more man than I am and I will be so.”
Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea

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