James DiPlata

Biography

Ralph, born in New York City in 1975, is a novelist and poet. He was a journalist for a number of years before becoming a florist and then a University Instructor. Now he runs a pub in Seoul, South Korea.

He has published hundreds of poems and short stories online and in print in various mediums such as newspapers, magazines, and journals in a number of countries from Mexico to Long Island to Singapore. He was previously dubbed an experimental novelist (a tag which is not a perfect fit) and "a trip-hoppy visionary of language" (Lo Galluccio, writer).

He speaks English, Spanish, and some Korean. He lives in Seoul with his son and his mother.

Where to find James DiPlata online

Books

Cooking Healthy with Herbs | Aroma is the Key to Memory -- Unlock Yours
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Diet cooking, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / Weight Control
Herbs are great for your overall healthy. They give your body a break from the processed foods that sneak into out diets. This book comes with thirteen easy-to-follow recipes that make great taste and nutrition go hand in hand. From soups to pasta dishes you will be able to put your fresh herb garden (or the fresh herbs you buy at the local market) to use to make delicious dishes. Be your own mast
Cooking Healthy with Herbs | Aroma is the Key to Memory -- Unlock Yours
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Diet cooking, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / Weight Control
Herbs are great for your overall healthy. They give your body a break from the processed foods that sneak into out diets. This book comes with thirteen easy-to-follow recipes that make great taste and nutrition go hand in hand. From soups to pasta dishes you will be able to put your fresh herb garden (or the fresh herbs you buy at the local market) to use to make delicious dishes. Be your own mast
The Sacred Calendar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This book of twenty poems extracts the essence of each of the days on the Sacred Mayan Calendar. Ralph spent years in Latin America as a journalist, traveler, story transcriber, English teacher, and adventurer. He was trained to be a Mayan Daykeeper and these poems express his love, awe, and respect for the Sacred Calendar.
Ten Poems about East Asia & Kitsch Nebula Ampersands And
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Poetry » Asian poetry » Japanese, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Move over Buddha! Here comes Chiaia! The book of poems is broken into two parts. Part one is a travelogue told in a haiku-like style covering Malaysia to Korea. Part Two is a more aggressive mantra with terror-laden conversations between a Person and a Mushroom, Odes to things such as Kitsch Technology and For the Sake of It, and experimental poems filled with codes and HTML text.

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James DiPlata's favorite authors on Smashwords

Macy Reynolds
Latest book: The Secret of the Breakers.
Published March 16, 2012. (4.50 from 2 reviews)
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Latest book: The Second Legend of It.
Published September 25, 2013. (4.67 from 3 reviews)