New Year’s Day Poetry Reading

Jane Hirshfield's contemplative poem, "Counting, This New Year's Morning, What Powers Yet Remain to Me" resonated very strongly with me, with its subtle but powerful message for our current moment in time. My goal for the upcoming year remains the same: "to create out of the materials of the human spirit something which did not … Continue reading New Year’s Day Poetry Reading

#BookReview: intermodulations

I was first introduced to Steve Carter's poetry at a reading and open mic sponsored by A Freethinker's Corner, a new independent bookstore in Dover, New Hampshire. (Support your local independent bookstore!) He prefaced the reading of each poem by informing us of precisely how many times it had been rejected before finding its way … Continue reading #BookReview: intermodulations