recent reads . . .

Articles that have caught my eye this past week or two . . .

By T. Voekler

How Reading Rewires Your Brain. While those of us who read, write, and teach know this intuitively, some very interesting research validates everything we believe.

Traversing California on the Rural Libraries Tour. Read about poets who teach in small town libraries.

On Creativity: Karen Cushman. Writers reminding writers how to create during confusing and debilitating times.