David Russo is a retired attorney, enjoying a second career in the creative world. A member of SAG-AFTRA, he has appeared in commercials, television, theater, film and has written and produced. His first chapbook of poetry, Tokin’ Of My Esteem, sold out its First Edition and second printing. His current book, Tokin’ of My Esteem: Hybrid Theory, is a sequel, written specifically to raise awareness of POW420.
His personal philosophy about the non-finite nature of love and beauty of polyamorous relationships is deeply entrenched in his poetic work.
He is a political activist, mentor and patron of the arts. With his husband and two daughters, he moved from upstate New York and has lived in Long Beach, California for over twenty-one years. He is a grandfather of four.
Dave’s current books, The Poetic Heart and Tokin’ of My Esteem: Hybrid Theory, are available on Amazon, through his website, or by contacting him on Facebook or by email.