Palindrome

Palindrome is winner of the 2017 Weatherford Award for Best Appalachian Poetry Book. US Poet Laureate Emeritus Ted Kooser has said of the book, “Although there have been many individual poems about [dementia], by many poets, I know of no other book by just one poet that so completely and artfully sums up the emotions associated with that painful deterioration.” Palindrome  is available from Dos Madres PressSmall Press Distribution, your local bookstore (including Roebling Point Books in Covington, KY), or from on-line vendors such as Amazon or Barnes & Noble.

If you would like to request a signed copy, please contact me. To read more about the creation of Palindrome, please visit my blog, On Writing Palindrome,  recently named one of the Best 20 Blogs for Caregivers of 2018. Read poet Linda Parson’s review in Still The Journal here.

A poem from Palindrome appears on the national website, American Life in Poetry.

 

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