Charlie Zero the Poet is a surrealist, avant-garde,
beat poet & editor. Born and raised in Boyle Heights, California.
He’s quite a known figure in the L.A. poetry scene
as well as having a unique style of experimentations
that bring poetic strangeness, taking the reader
& listener into his own sci-fi psychedelic universe.
In early of 2014, He self-published his very first chapbook of poetry
titled: “Tampon Schizophrenics”.
In early of 2015, He self-published his second chapbook of poetry
titled: “Disney World and the Conspiracy Shadows”.
Earlier this year 2016, Mr. Zero published his very first book of poetry
titled: “This Robot Dreams Inside A Plastic Soul”.
Don Kingfisher Campbell served as co-editor and Charlie Zero the Poet editor of the book.
Update: Charlie Z is currently writing on his Second book due for a 2018 release.
Mr. Zero has cited Friedrich Nietzsche, William Burroughs, H.P Lovecraft,
Timothy Leary, Carl Jung, Kathy Acker, Arthur Kroker, Frank Herbert, William Gibson, Dante Alighieri, George Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Alejandro Jodorowsky,
Federico Garcia Lorca, Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, Robert Anton Wilson, Christopher Nolan, Quentin Tarantino, Stanley Kubrick, Martin Scorsese, Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg, Francis Ford Coppola, Orson Welles, Charlie Chaplin, David Lynch, David Fincher, James Cameron, Ridley Scott, Roman Polanski, Paul Thomas Anderson, George Lucas, Terrence Malick, Andrei Tarkovsky, Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, Joss Whedon, james gunn, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross, Marilyn Manson, David Bowie, Josh Homme, Dave Grohl, Mike Patton, Maynard James Keenan, Saul Williams, Al Jourgensen & Oscar Wilde, as Influences.
Stay tune. 🙂