John Gribble

is a poet, writer, musician and teacher.

A native of Southern California, he has been a Tokyo resident since 1993.


He has published approximately one hundred pieces-poems, articles, reviews, and scholarly work-, taught guitar to well over a thousand people, and performed, given readings and lectures, and led workshops for many years.


He is an organizer of the Tokyo Writers Workshop and a coordinator of the annual Japan Writers Conference.


This website showcases and makes available some of his work. It is a work in progress, so please let us know what you think and come back again.


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