Albert Flynn DeSilver is a poet, author, artist, publisher, and speaker.
Albert served as Marin County¹s very first poet laureate from 2008-2010. Albert has published several books and more than one hundred poems in literary journals worldwide. His latest book is Beamish Boy: A Memoir, which Kirkus Reviews called "(...) a beautifully written memoir...poignant and inspirational, comical and terrifying!"
Albert taught with California Poets in the Schools for many years throughout Marin and the wider Bay Area. He currently presents at workshops, conferences, and institutions throughout the United States. More information can be found on his Web site.
- 2008-2010 - Marin County Poet Laureate