Jim Hart is the author of the poetry collection:
"Ramblings Of A One-Eyed Garbage Man".
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Jim Hart



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The Collaborative's Omnibus -- Interview

Jim has published poems in literary journals including Poetry Salzburg Review (Austria) , Epicenter, The Blind Man's Rainbow, fathers and what must be said (Ireland), Nomad's Choir [Fall 2107 Vol. 25 Issue 4], Divine Madness Vol.2 (Canada - Three Poems) , Nerve Cowboy, Cultural Weekly July 29, 21015, The Aurorean , Pulsar(England), RedOwl Magazine, Yellow Chair Review, Caveat Lector , Phantom Billstickers Poster (Myanmar), River Poets Journal, Taj Mahal Review (India) , Quantum Leap (Scotland) , Blue Collar Review, I am not a silent Poet, World Anthology of Poems on Global Harmony and Peace (India), Bryant Literary Review(2012), In The Gesture of Words , Lalitamba, Poetry Depth Quarterly , Thema Vol. 27 No. 2 , Nomad's Choir , The Main Street Rag , HaightAshbury Literary Journal (Vol. 26 #1) , Misty Mountain Review (Nepal), Fearless Poets against Bullying, Bryant Literary Review(Vol.13) , The Collaborative's Omnibus (Ten Poems) World Anthology of Poems on Global Harmony and Peace (India), Wonderous Web Worlds 8, Pegasus (Spring 2006), Pegaus (Winter 2008), Shemom (2 poems), The Poet's Pen , Misty Mountain Review (Nepal), Shemon Summer2014, Haight Ashbury Literary Journal (Vol. 27 #1), World Anthology of Poems on Global Harmony and Peace (India), PKA'sAdvocate, Illumen , Tapestries, West Ward Quarterly, Shemon (Vol. 50), ArtTimes, , Iconoclast, Shemon #49, Between Kisses, World Anthology of Poems on Global Harmony and Peace (India), Thema (Vol. 29 No.2)), Waterways, Sam's Dot Publishing, Circus Maximus, Reflections of the Inward Silence , Dragonfly, Cornucopia, Tracings of the Valiant Soul , Forward Poetry (England), Kwil- 2006 (Canada) , Kwil- 2007 (Canada), Quaker Life, Poetry Lane, Third Moon , Pralaton Literary Journal , BearCreek Haiku , Quaker Life, More Humor! Anthology for I am Poet (South Africa) , Fearless Poets against Bullying, Read on World Poetry Café - Canadian Radio 100.5 FM and WABC Radio (Message Board)

         Jim's poem "The Tie That Binds" which appeared in the April 2007 issue of Between Kisses has been included in the anthology "Wondrous Web Worlds".

         Jim has also written and published the music and lyrics for “Parisian Midnight”



        Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York where he still resides with his wife, Sue son, Chris and daughter Ali.  Jim began his career as a drummer in rock and blues bands such as “Hobbit,” “Reign,” “Horse” and other groups before becoming a member of the New York City Department of Sanitation where he spent thirty years. Beginning in a local garage and working his way through the ranks to hold positions as the Deputy Director of Public Affairs and the Director of Correspondence for the Sanitation Police.


         In 2004 Jim retired from city service to pursue his first love – Poetry.

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"Brooklyn Street Scene" Photo by Jim Hart