Michael C. Ford’s first CD entitled Fire Escapes; was a 1995 entry from New Alliance Records & Tapes. Hen House Studios has been promoting and marketing Look Each Other in the Ears (2014). That document (both vinyl and CD) features a stellar band of musicians not the least of which were surviving members of a 1960s theatre rock quartet that most of you may recall as The Doors. In 2015, a chapbook length poem The Driftwood Crucifix was published by Los Ranchos Press. In 2017 Women under the Influence was published on the Central Coast by Word Palace Press. Foothills Publishing in New York State offers a book-length collection entitled The War Chamber Ministry. His debut 12-inch-vinyl recording Language Commando earned a Grammy nomination on the 1st ballot in 1986 and his book of selected work: Emergency Exits earned initial nomination for the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1998. Populated Wilderness is being published this year in chapbook format as a fundraiser for Lockwood Animal Rescue Foundation.