Click the link below for the text of David’s interview with the Sun Magazine. DB in The Sun

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What follows is a transcript of a conversation between David and David French, a longtime friend, in April 2016. David French’s questions and comments are in italics. Unless otherwise indicated, all the poems are David Budbill’s. * * * * * * * David, I can’t help starting with one of my absolute favorites of […]

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May 8, 2013: http://blues.gr/profiles/blogs/interview-with-poet-and-musician-david-budbill-poetry-is-music interview with Michalis Limnios Blues @ Greece’s Blog regarding Poetry and Music

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MARISSA BELL TOFFOLI Words With Writers An introduction to David Budbill, author of the book Park Songs: a Poem/Play(Exterminating Angel Press, 2012). Happy Life, his most recent book of poems, was published by Copper Canyon Press in 2011. Two other Budbill books have also been published by Copper Canyon Press, While We’ve Still Got Feet and Moment to Moment: Poems of […]

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October 28, 2011: Interview with Peter Biello on Vermont Public Radio, Morning Edition, (8:15), listen at: http://www.vpr.net/news_detail/92372/   David Budbill’s new collection of poetry, Happy Life, is a meditation on the passage of time, life, death, love and a life well-spent in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. A reflection of forty years of living simply, Happy Life takes […]

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August 6, 2010: http://laurencamp.com/whichsilkshirt/?p=1914 Which Silk Shirt: Exploring Poetry and Other Fine Writing Poet David Budbill’s happy life is not all happiness. When the trees leaf out in spring, he is bothered at the loss of the winter’s barrenness. What a refreshing twist! His poetry is clear, but not simple, and real, but not melancholy. His new […]

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