A first book of photographs by M Sarki using poems and essays chronicling life as the poet sees it. An original, M Sarki has been published in some of the best new rags and continues to break more ground with new work in film. A study of America, and what it means to be a citizen, Diary of the Modern God begs the questions too few ask.
M Sarki was born in East Tawas, Michigan in 1953. Besides being a poet with four collections published, Sarki is a painter and photographer. He likes fine coffee and long walks, as well as his good woman. His screenplay Alphonso Bow was produced by Nut Bucket Films. There are others in the works. There is some talk about a play. And more poems. And food perhaps. Anything creative goes, but quite less stays. M Sarki has written, directed, and produced six short films titled Gnoman's Bois de Rose, Biscuits and Striola , The Tools of Migrant Hunters, My Father's Kitchen, GL and Cropped Out 2010. More details to follow. Also the author of the feature film screenplay, Alphonso Bow.