The Brightest Rock is here! See the web page for upcoming readings and where you can obtain a copy. Dorianne Laux, author of The Book of Men, writes, “The Brightest Rock is struck through with deep veins of ore, poems that reach back into time and reveal again how hard it is to be human.”

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News: Next reading is Poet3Live — a Facebook Live Feed event March 24 at 1:00 EST

False Solomon's Seal
False Solomon’s Seal near Roaring Fork Creek, in Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina.