National Poetry Month

For National Poetry Month: Local poet Steve Winhusen reads Pheromone from his book, The Wonderful World.

A Poem From Grace Curtis

Apr 1, 2016

For National Poetry Month, local poet Grace Curtis reads her poem The Stories We Wish Were Being Told of Us.

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Barbara Gray speaks with the Writer-in-Residence at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Jeffrey Hillard. He talks about a novel and 2 books of poetry he has coming out and his duties as Writer in Residence.

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Kelly Blewett welcomes poet Jose Angel Araguz into our studio.

In honor of National Poetry Month, a reading by local poet Grace Curtis.

In honor of National Poetry Month, a reading by Dayton poet Dr. Herbert Woodward Martin.

In honor of National Poetry Month: a reading by local poet Grace Curtis.

In honor of National Poetry Month: a reading from local poet Sarah Rose Nordgren.

In honor of National Poetry Month: a reading from local poet Roberta Schultz.

Are you aware that the State of Ohio does not have a poet laureate? State Senator Eric Kearney is sponsoring legislation to change this. He joins our Barbara Gray during National Poetry Month to talk about the role of a poet laureate, how one would be selected, and the status of Senate Bill 84.

Local poet Gerry Grubbs

Apr 25, 2014

National Poetry Month: local poet Gerry Grubbs reads In the Orchard from The Hive is a Book We Read for Its Honey.

Local poet Kate Fadick

Apr 25, 2014

National Poetry Month: local poet Kate Fadick reads The Misunderstanding from her Slipstream poetry chap book.

National Poetry Month: local poet Dr. Norman Finkelstein reads Tour from his sequence of poems called From the Files of the Imminent Foundation.

Poet Norman Finkelstein from Xavier University

Apr 18, 2014

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Barbara Gray talks with local poet and Xavier University English professor, Dr. Norman Finkelstein. He talks about, and reads from, his book of poetry, Inside the Ghost Factory.

Local poet Gerry Grubbs

Apr 18, 2014

National Poetry Month: local poet Gerry Grubbs recites Apple Blossoms from his book The Hive is a Book We Read for its Honey.

Local poet Brian Volck

Apr 18, 2014

National Poetry Month: local poet Brian Volck recites Why Dogs are Better Than People from his book, Flesh Becomes Word.

Local poet Roberta Schultz

Apr 18, 2014

National Poetry Month: Our Roberta Schultz recites her poem, Inherit a Wind.

Kentucky's Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker

Apr 11, 2014

Continuing the celebration of National Poetry Month, Barbara Gray speaks with Kentucky Poet Laureate Frank X. Walker and he reads selections from his new collection, Isaac Murphy: I Dedicate this Ride.

Poet Frank Watson and his use of micropoetry and Twitter

Apr 11, 2014

Poet Frank Watson has received great acclaim for his use of micropoetry – usually 3-6 lines, akin to a haiku, and can often be found on his Twitter account (@FollowBlueFlute). Robyn Carey-Allgeyer talks with the poet during National Poetry Month about how he came to this style and what readers will find in his newest collection, Seas to Mulberries.

Local poet Mary Anne Reese

Apr 4, 2014

April is National Poetry Month so Barbara Gray talks with, and enjoys poems from, local poet Mary Anne Reese. Her new chapbook of poems, Down Deep, is now available from Finishing Line Press in Georgetown, Kentucky.

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