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Best Wishes art installation

This summer artist Danielle Krcmar received a grant from the Somerville Arts Council to provide installations of poetry segments on homes in Somerville.  I volunteered our house and she chose this stanza from my poem Best Wishes.  I'm happy to have this note of...

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Broadside of “Holding On”

I'm selling these posters for $15 each.  They are 13" x 9" and are signed by me and the artist, Michael Shapiro.  This poem appears in Slow As A Poem.

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Illinois State Poetry Contest – Honorable Mention

My poem Today won Second Honorable Mention in the category of Compassion from the Illinois State Poetry Society 2019 contests.  It's a sestina (a pretty tricky form) which asks that we pay attention to the quieter voices amid the cacophony of keyboard clicks we're all...

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This collection has arrived!

A nice bunch! My poem "A Last Visit" (Third Prize winner, Connecticut River Review) is the very last poem (which is nice because people often read the first and last poem of a collection).

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Reading at Newton Free Library, September 17, 2019

7PM. Come hear this reading with my friends Mary Buchinger and Hilary Sallick. We are on the board of New England Poetry Club together and have been critiquing our poems for one another for many years. We each have our own style but they have been such excellent...

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