As one of our distinguished war poets, Mark Fleisher”s life story of serving in Viet Nam, getting his education, becoming a poet, reuniting with his long lost love and winding up happily together in Albuquerque is volumes of poetry in the making. He discovered our wonderful literary community a few…Continue
I first met Debbi at the Fixed & Free bike shop where the new bike shop owner, Sam, graciously shared his space and let us have monthly readings, the name of his shop and the forms of poems so happily entwined. Debbi’s work caught my attention then with themes so primal and relevant, au…Continue
I’ve known John since his two daughters and my two daughters were in Monte Vista Elementary together. Now we’re both grandparents, retired, and meeting again in the poetry world. As you will see, John is an environmentalist by nature and perhaps, at some time, professionally, though I knew him to be…Continue
Linda is a Unitarian Universalist minister, retired back to Santa Fe after serving congregations in other parts of the country. My poet friends Jane Lipman and Janet Eigner suggested she send me poems.…Continue
I first set eyes on Carol at the Harwood Art Center, ages ago. She was walking between the rows of poets there for a reading, slowly and deliberately handing out copies of The Rag. I was impressed and wanted to be published by this woman with the lightening-blue eyes.