We are pleased to share readings of poetry by poets who have previously read at Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation events.
These poets have shared their time and energy while social distancing so that we can enjoy their words and voices once again. For more information about each poet, please visit the links below their videos. We'll be adding new poets as we receive their recordings!!
Carol Frost reads "City by the Sea"
Find out more about Carol Frost and order her new book Alias City here
Sidney Wade reads "Birding at the Dairy"
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Susan Lilley reads "Why I Sing in Black and White"
Find out more about Susan Lilley and her latest book Venus in Retrograde here
Claude Wilkinson reads "Montego Bay"
Find out more about Claude Wilkinson and his latest book World Without End here
Campbell McGrath reads "The Zebra Longwing"
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Carol Lynne Knight reads "Girlfriends Go to the Beach"
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Donald Morrill reads "Last Year's Leaf"
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Naomi Shihab Nye reads "One"
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Peggy Ann Tartt reads "Broken" from Cutthroat: a Journal of the Arts
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Laurel Blossom reads "Lady Guinifever" from her new book Un-
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Alice Friman reads "Snow" with an introduction read by Sean Sexton
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Andy Hedges Reads "The Bronco" by Captain Jack Crawford from Eagles Nest, New Mexico
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Rick Campbell, a Poetry and BBQ alum from 2013, Reads "Buffalo" from his book Dixmont
Find out more about Rick Campbell here:
https://madvillepublishing.com/ and on Facebook under "Rick Campbell An aspiring writer who lives on Alligator Point"
Sean Sexton sends greetings and reads "Voices" from his forthcoming book Auguries as our first Featured Poet
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