He has also had work published in Drum Voices Revue, The Patterson Review, Big Hammer and many other journals. Some of his work deals with his Puerto Rican heritage, including some work exploring his Taino ancestry. Rick has also been a journalist for 25 years, publishing over 200 articles about indigenous Latin America in "Indian Country Today Media Network".
Publications and Prizes
Rufino's Secret (Foothills Publishing, 2011)
I Was Indian (before being Indian was cool) (Foothills Publishing, 2009), El Coro/A Chorus of Latino and Latina Poetry (University of Massachusetts Press, 1997)
Chicago Review, Onthebus, Painted Bride Quarterly, PALABRA: A Magazine of Chicano & Latino Literary Art, The Massachusetts Review, Yellow Medicine Review: A Journal of Indigenous Literature, Art, and Thought
Named Poet Laureate of the City of Harrisburg, Pa in 2014.
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Listing last updated: February 9, 2014