Dave Nordling is co-host of the Rapp Saloon in Santa Monica, California and the editor-in-chief of Off-World Publications, a small chapbook service for poets.
He has been featured at open-mics and poetry showcases throughout Los Angeles including the Cobalt Cafe, Midnight Special Bookstore, The UnUrban's ReallyBigShow, and the Rapp Saloon. His work has appeared in Confused in a Deeper Way, get underground, The Blue House, PlanetMag, Dufus and Unlikely Stories.
He has contributed to various anthologies including L.A. Melange: the first year of poeticdiversity (Sybaritic Press 2004), everything about you is beautiful, green room confessionals, Poets of Midnight, and Cracked Pavement & Plastic Trees: Our Gifts to Future Generations.
He is the author of the chapbooks From the Blue Folder and Glass Houses.