Appointed by the Governor as
New Hampshire State
Poet Laureate 2014-2019
COMING APRIL 2017:
A DOUBTFUL HOUSE: POEMS
cover painting by Julia Zanes
Bauhan Publishing 2017
INTERVAL: Poems Based on Bach’s Goldberg Variations,
winner of the Nicholas Schaffner Award for Music in Literature
Schaffner Press, April 2015
WINNER--2016 NEW HAMPSHIRE LITERARY AWARD IN POETRY
In O MAG! (2nd from left)
STRANGE TERRAIN: A Poetry Handbook for The Reluctant Reader
Hobblebush Books, June 2009
On SPD Bestseller list, July-Sept. 2009.
Order through Small Press Distribution or your local bookstore.
See "understanding poetry" link above for more on this book
& programs on how to understand poetry.
BE THAT EMPTY--now in its 3rd printing, from Harbor Mountain Press, December 2007.
4 weeks on the National Poetry Society's bestseller list in 2008.
Order through Harbor Mountain Press, Small Press Distribution, or your local bookstore.
Readings, discussion groups, workshop instruction, mentoring, visiting artist, poetry judging, manuscript review and editing, young adult workshops,
poetry appreciation programs, etc.
P. O. Box 1044
Walpole, NH 03608
BE THAT EMPTY cover art by Susan Osgood
STRANGE TERRAIN collage cover art by ABF