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A Laureate, a Makar, the @edbookfest and @DangerousWomen_

I was really delighted to be part of the audience that swayed, laughed, wept and even sang, at the ‘Carol Ann Duffy with Jackie Kay… 543 more words


In Linden, a call for change and for understanding between police and neighbors

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Tina Phillips has called the South Linden neighborhood home for 35 years, but she said it’s no longer the place it once was. 362 more words


more poetry walking

As long as we’re on the subject of poetry walks, here’s another. This one comes courtesy of Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall, who recently returned from Ireland and mused on his rambles, including a visit to the… 106 more words


Type, Writer

Type, Writer by E.B. Breman

“One must get into the process of creating, that’s where the real fun is, that’s where the joy is!” ~ Edmund Skellings…

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August 16th 1916

You may have seen the Poet Laureate, Mr Robert Bridges has published a piece entitled ‘The Chivalry of the Sea‘ and the more observant amongst you may have noticed that this is dedicated to our own… 100 more words

Who Dives for Coral

Who Dives for Coral
Vivian Laramore Rader, 1892-1975

Who dives for coral in the green
Of overlapping seas,
Will feel the weight of whirlpools lean… 99 more words



Edmund Skellings, 1932-2012

We are South looking North.
Or vice versa.
We are international
And exceptionally local.

From here you could go to the moon. 189 more words