Writers Impact Now

I am honored to hold the title Poet Laureate of Oshkosh.  However, I know the role was not created to celebrate my poetry, but to foster poetry in Oshkosh. I read poetry and I write poetry.  But I never really tried to celebrate it.  So this role has helped me to examine the value of … Continue reading Writers Impact Now

Our Friends Made Us Do It

I have been thinking about how our culture works right now.  With social media, people are attaining power and money over us by making us angry. That anger divides us. Making people angry simply works for people and organizations that don’t want us to think reasonably. Facebook makes money and political groups fire up their … Continue reading Our Friends Made Us Do It