Having turned 69 in "09," Bloomington poet Roger Pfingston says he's not looking forward to 70, but considering his options, turning 70 is better than not...
On this edition of The Poets Weave, Margaret Squires reads her poems "Graduation," "From the Deep Romantic Chasm the Woman with the Wry Smile Speaks," and more.
On this edition of The Poets Weave, host Jenny Kander reads David Wagoner's poem "Whistling," and a set of his didactic poems.
Bloomington poet Margaret Squires reads a set of her poems that celebrate the local live music scene.
Bloomington poet, Ray Zdonek, reads a selection of his works.
Eric Rensberger lives, works and writes locally (Bloomington). He says, “Both in reading and in writing poetry, I feel I am part of a vast conspiracy of archivists to correct the inventory of time.”
Eric Rensberger says, “I find my poems in my body, in the newspaper, and in the night. I have to take great care in extracting them.” He reads his poems “Useful,” Trillion,” “2/26/09,” “Moonlight,” and “What We Found” on this edition of The Poets Weave.
Sarah Ruhlen reads an untitled selection and “Can’t Get Me,” and “Trains” on this edition of The Poets Weave, hosted by Christopher Citro.
Bloomington poet, Mary Ramsay will be turning 50 this year (2009), but her 9-year-old granddaughter says that she’s still not old.
Tony Brewer reads his poems “Trees are Poems to a Typewriter in the Woods” and “Technology Abides” on this edition of The Poets Weave.