Bob & Kathy, two poetry loving residents of Port Townsend, have created a poetry post, literally! Each month, they select a new poem to share with the community. This month's featured work is "You Reading This, Be Ready" by William Stafford.
Sound of the Ax: Aphorisms and Poems by William Stafford. Edited by Vincent Wixon and Paul Merchant. Visit book page: http://www.upress.pitt.edu/BookDetails.aspx?bookId=36400
Good night, Posterous
The Answers Are Inside the Mountains Meditations on the Writing Life (Poets on Poetry) (9780472068548) William Stafford, Paul Merchant, Vincent Wixon , ISBN-10: 0472068547 , ISBN-13: 978-0472068548 , , tutorials , pdf , ebook , torrent , downloads , rapidshare , filesonic , hotfile , megaupload , fileserve
Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation
"Ask me whether what I have done is my life", from William Stafford's poem "Ask Me" -- these words remind the author of this book "of moments when it is clear -- if I have eyes to see, that the life I am living is not the same as the life that wants to live in me....And in the spirit of the poet, I wonder: What am I meant to do? Who am I meant to be?"
William Stafford (1914-1993) According to George Venn’s 1999 review in the Oregon Historical Quarterly, William Stafford is the most widely read poet in the United States. Stafford was born in Hutchinson, Kansas in 1914, where his early encounters with nature ignited his creativity and passion for literature. A conscientious objector during World War II, Stafford was drafted and served in Civilian Public Service camps throughout the country from 1942 to 1946...