ARDOR, noun.

Great warmth of feeling.Passionate devotion.Spirit.Intense heat.





 Neil Michael Anderson, a Kansas City native, was first published in 2009 by San Francisco Poet Laureate, Jack Hirschman. Neil has given poetry readings at San Francisco City Hall, Koret Auditorium (SF Public Library), and in Mission District soup kitchens. He was featured on the San Francisco Pirate Cat Radio station by the beat poet Diamond Dave Whitaker. Neil has dedicated his art to those in need.

The work, "ARDOR, Selected Poetry", was recently released by Strong Mission Press. New print and audio works to be released in 2019.




Photographer: Justin Mannochia

Photo: Pine Mountain, Marin County, CA