Bill Higginson’s haiku to be on the EPN

Carlos Colon kindly requested permission to feature five of  Bill’s poems on the Shreve Memorial Library’s Electronic Poetry Network. They will be featured this coming week, beginning tomorrow, and running all day (or all weekend) long on an electronic message board at the Main Library in Shreveport, Louisiana.  There is also a companion location for the EPN on the library’s web site:

http://www.shreve-lib.org/index.php/services/poem-of-the-day (This is a new web page.)

If this does not work, go to the following link and click on “Services” and then on “Poem of the Day.”

www.shreve-lib.org

Bill would be so pleased, and I am very happy that his work will be posted.

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About penhart

I am a poet and writer, published widely in journals and anthologies, and my literary autobiography appears as an extended essay in "Contemporary Authors." My poems have recently appeared in "Rattle" ,"Tiferet," and "U.S. 1 Worksheets". Work has also appeared in "The Valparaiso Poetry Review," and "Umbrella." Recent books include 'One Bowl" (2012); "Recycling Starlight" (2010); and "The Night Marsh" (2008).. Earlier collections include "Along River Road"; "Lizard Light: Poems From the Earth"; and "Buried in the Sky." My illustrated alphabestiary for children, "The Beastie Book," was published in the December, 2009, by Shenanigan Books. I have won three poetry fellowships from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, as well as awards from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the Mary Carolyn Davies Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, and the first William O. Douglas Nature Writing Award for my work in the anthology "American Nature Writing 2002." I was invited to be a "featured poet" and read at the 2010 Dodge Poetry Festival, and was awarded a residency / fellowship for January, 2011, at VCCA (Virginia Center for the Creative Arts." I live in the South Jersey shore area, and work as a visiting poet in the schools through programs sponsored by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and various other agencies. I'm still fairly new at blogging and hope to add more graphics, etc., as I learn more.
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