about steve roggenbuck

hi hi im steve roggenbuck!! im a 26 year old internet poet from rural michigan. my work has been covered by know your meme, rolling stone, gawker, and the ny times style mag. i live vegan & drug free. i recently started boost house, a publisher and co-op house in maine

i've become known most for my videos, while i reach people most regularly on my twitter. i run several blogs on tumblr: LIVE MY LIEF for my main creative work, LIEF+ for bonus updates and links, and vegan frickwad for my posts on veganism. im also on instagram, vine, snapchat ("steveroggenbuck"), and facebook (fan page + personal). every sunday i do a livestream on spreecast

i have two full-length poetry books, CRUNK JUICE and IF U DONT LOVE THE MOON YOUR AN ASS HOLE, both of which you can buy in print or download here. i have two earlier e-books, DOWNLOAD HELVETICA FOR FREE.COM and i am like october when i am dead, and a collaboration, I LOVE MUSIC

i do about 50 live shows per year, a combination of DIY shows, university readings, and social media workshops for artists. you can see my upcoming dates here, watch live recordings here, or learn about booking me here

here is an archive of my interviews.
in 2010-11 i kept this old blog of essays and reviews.
i was the original creator of INTERNET POETRY.
in 2010 i made this video about veganism.
back in 2005-07 i was in some death metal bands.

lately i'm most responsive to twitter @-mentions.
my email is steveroggenbuck at gmail.com.
you can message and wall-post me on my facebook page.

im increasingly busy, but i apreciate any effort to connect.
if i don't respond, please just send again!!

thank you very much :)