I was recently informed that I received a GAP (Grants for Artist Projects) award from Artist Trust of Washington (www.artisttrust.org). I am so excited and so deeply honored. I have received grants involving poetry in the past but they were given to the institution I represented, not to me personally and not to focus exclusively…Read More »
During the month of April, Writers Digest sponsored Poem-a-Day writing prompts. After writing a poem based on the theme, poets could post it to Robert L. Brewer’s blog. There were 700-1,000 posts daily. Brewer chose 10 poems each day to send to a famous poet judge who then selected a winning poem. These 30 poems…Read More »
My first ‘Bliss’ poem just appeared in print! It, along with another poem about a nurse in a logging community, were chosen to be included in the Tenth Anniversary issue of the Saranac Review. I have lines about my little granddaughter in a number of poems, but this was the first one I wrote (last…Read More »
“The Weather Letters” in Switched-on Gutenberg (online journal). Switched-on Gutenberg Issue 20 Weather, 2014.