Pozie poems: moving poetry, inspiring messages

“moving poetry made with loving hands and minds in NYC“ Hard economic times typically spur dismal messages by struggling artists, but the artists behind Pozie poems want to set optimism in motion. The idea for these brightly-colored mobile poems was born out of the 2008 financial crisis, founders Rion and Kay Merryweather said. “The mood was very somber in NYC and we knew we had to … Continue reading Pozie poems: moving poetry, inspiring messages

Ted Kooser

Ted Kooser is a brilliant poet. I stumbled upon his collection, “Delights & Shadows,” a few years ago and it has influenced my writing ever since. Kooser, an Iowa native who was the United States Poet Laureate from 2004 to 2006,  writes poems that show glimpses of daily life. He has a way of making the mundane fascinating, of making everyday events  awe-inspiring. Kooser maximizes … Continue reading Ted Kooser