Happy Belated Birthday, Mr. Stegner

Timothy Egan notes in the NY Times that yesterday was Wallace Stegner’s 100th birthday. I must confess that I learned more about Stegner in that column than I did in the two years I held a fellowship he helped found and which carried his name, so let me make up for it by thanking hisContinue reading “Happy Belated Birthday, Mr. Stegner”

Shameless self promotion

The official awards page is up for the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg prizes, and I’m on the list. It’s a poem that grew out of my visit to see my daughter graduate from high school last year, so that makes it feel a little more special. Congrats to everyone who won, particularly to my personal friendsContinue reading “Shameless self promotion”