Author: Carolyn Wilker

Poet Potter

Pottery hands; Courtesy Pixabay

words arejumbled cells of clayin the poet potter’s hand the wheel spins round and roundmere clay in the potter’s handsmere words in the poet’s mind the neck wobbles   collapsessinks to the bottom the potter remodels words spintaking a shape of their own till the finished piece is ready for the Read more…

A Fortunate Life: Interview with Rosemary Tanner

Rosemary Tanner

As we had planned, Rosemary Tanner and I had lunch together in Floradale, a small village west of Elmira, Ontario, at Bonnie Lou’s Café in what was once Ruggle’s General Store and Post Office (1883). It’s a quaint place that kept the existing shelving and old tables—our table was the Read more…