April is National Poetry Month and as always I try to attend as many poetry readings as I possibly can. When I taught high school I would also attend conferences and workshops for educators and poets. I have so many wonderful memories of those days. Another great activity this month is Poem in Your Pocket Day 2019 is on April 18 and is part of National Poetry Month. … Continue reading HAPPY NATIONAL POETRY MONTH

What is Poetry to Me Poetry ignites me; It allows me to see things clearly; To touch things with my eyes, To be able to feel with my nose, To dance on my hands, while in the meantime time, I keep drumming, drumming, drumming away for life to be lived. Poetry to me is the opportunity to say what my heart was afraid to say out loud. It’s … Continue reading