The Singer

This is a very personal poem for me. I studied to be an opera singer, then got off track. I’m back in music and singing again. As I have worked to “retrieve” my voice, I found that the little “bird” never left me! Singing is one of the most cathartic, moving and soul-stirring things you […]

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Now I fly with the dog in the sky….

One of the greatest joys of my life came from my poetry residency at Clark Elementary School in Franklin, Indiana. Going to the classrooms (and gathering in large groups) to teach poetry writing in a way that differed from the standard teachers’ instructor manuals was a blast! I could see the children’s minds and imaginations […]

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