I am a wee bit late with this post, but luckily, thanks to the wonderful people at Winding Oak (Vicki! Steve!) these podcasts of poets reading their work will be available for a full year. Poetry Mosaic Here is the full schedule: April 2017 Poetry Mosaic Podcast Schedule Happy Poetry Month!
Filling the Creative Well I first met Jone MacCulloch last October when she picked me up at the Seattle airport and schlepped me around for several days as we attended the awesome Poetry Camp at Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington. I have attended dozens of conferences, workshops, seminars, and conventions throughout my career, but… Read More
I love cookbooks. I’m the kind of person who reads a cookbook from cover to cover for its own sake. I will, of course, cook from it eventually, but to me, a recipe is a poem; the notes are an intimate glance into the life of its creator; the book itself, a work of art… Read More
Like many writers, I love to hear from people reading my books. Generally, I hear from social studies and English teachers, but every now and then, I hear from a child, a quilter, or an art teacher. Lisa Grand Murphy is a working artist living in the Washington, DC metro area who offers art classes… Read More
I love the new year with all its promise and possibility! And cranes. Sandhill cranes come down from Idaho to winter in New Mexico. Geese, too. For the most part, the geese keep to one side of a large field, and the cranes to another, but once in awhile, you see them intermingling. Here is… Read More