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Itasca, IL
Michael Lee Johnson is a poet and freelance writer from Itasca, Illinois. He is heavily influenced by: Carl Sandburg, Robert Frost, William Carlos Williams, Irving Layton, Leonard Cohen, and Allen Ginsberg. His new poetry chapbook with pictures, titled From Which Place the Morning Rises, and his new photo version of The Lost American: from Exile to Freedom are available at: The original version of The Lost American: from Exile to Freedom, can be found at: New Chapbook: Challenge of Night and Day, and Chicago Poems, by Michael Lee Johnson: He also has 2 previous chapbooks available at:
Michael has been published in over 24 countries. He is also editor/publisher of four poetry sites, all open for submission, which can be found at his Web site: All of his books are now available on Borders: Now on You-Tube: E-mail: Audio Mp3 poems available; open to interviews.

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