“The darkness of winter is a great backdrop for the inner landscape of the imagination.” Zack Rogow
“It's that permission to go into the interior that winter--at its best--is about.” Mike Burwell
“A mindfulness happens in deep cold. We have to pay attention or we can be in deep trouble. That kind of urgency and that kind of mindfulness are both energizing for poetry.” Peggy Shumaker
---If you're looking for the online poetry discussion of four Alaska poets, moderated by Sandra Kleven, you've come to the right place! The discussion starts at 1:00 pm, and will take place via the comments function, on this blog. The poems and biographical information about the poets can be found here.
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