Ric Carfagna was born and educated in Boston Massachusetts.He is the author of numerous collections of poetry, most recently Symphonies Nos.1, 4 & 6 published by Chalk Editions and Symphonies Nos. 2 & 7 published by Argotist Press.
His poetry has evolved from the early radical experiments of his first two books, Confluential
Trajectories and Porchcat Nadir, to the unsettling existential mosaics of his multi-book project Notes On NonExistence.
Ric lives in rural central Massachusetts with his wife, cellist Mary Carfagna and daughters, Emilia and Aria.