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Writing Inspired by Art – Classes Fall 2024

I will be partnering with Northwind Arts to offer 3 classes during which participants will write in the beautiful Jeanette Best Gallery in Port Townsend, finding inspiration through the art…Read More »



A Ghost Reminds Me How Much I Love Poetry

Ghost are always unexpected. And they arrive not for themselves but for us. As part of the UFO/Paranormal Summit at Ocean Shores this May, Medium Pete Orbea and I performed…Read More »



Ghost Walk for Writers, February 2024

Ghost Walk for Writers, February 17, 2024, 1-4 p.m., Port Gamble, WA With Pete Orbea and Joanne Clarkson Cost: $40.00 Writers are invited to gather in one of the most…Read More »



Poem Sent Into Space!

Poem Sent into Space, One Water World to Another I am so excited about a collaboration between NASA and the Library of Congress’ 24th Poet Laureate Ada Limon! In case…Read More »