Category Archives: good poets

Great Way to End 2017

Well, it’s been a rough year for the planet, democracy, and civility for sure. That is why I am oh so grateful that I can end my year on a high note. As announced on my publisher’s blog today, my … Continue reading

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A Kick in the Pants

What a ride I’ve been on! It’s been ages since I blogged. But no apologies for that. Here’s why. After a long hiatus, many bloggers feel the need to come back groveling and guilty, and I’ve even read other bloggers … Continue reading

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New Poets of the American West

If there’s one thing–no, three things–I hate about discussing poetry, they are: sweeping generalities, declarative sentences, and conviction that leaves nothing open for discussion. Poetry is a living, breathing thing (except when it’s not) and defies facile categorizations (except when it doesn’t) … Continue reading

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