Punk Rock Poet
Shwa Laytart is a writer, poet, freelance journalist, storyteller, wanna-be comedian. He has written for a variety of cannabis magazines including High Times and Vegas Cannabis, as well as lifestyle magazines like Rize Entertainment and Bare Magazine covering topics from music to activism, to counterculture. A self-described punk-rock-poet, in 2019 Shwa published his first book- OH, THE A**HOLES YOU'LL MEET: A comic book poetry guide to life (which he wrote for his daughter) and this year will be publishing a book of poetry and a short story cookbook. Shwa worked in the natural products industry for over a decade, and with his wife Sugar, had a medical cannabis company in California until 2018. Now, Shwa and his wife live in Las Vegas and he is the CEO of Avantpop Books & Art Gallery. When he's not writing he's collecting books, art, plants, and rocks.
I am available for freelance work on a one-time piece or ongoing project. Contact me for a free consultation to review your project request.