The beautiful new anthology Through A Distant Lens: Travel Poems from Write Wing Publishing is finished, and is receiving rave reviews from early recipients. Representing the work of 45 poets from all over the U.S.A., plus one from Australia, this collection celebrates the joys, pitfalls, and surprises that come along with traveling. The four thematic sections are illustrated with black-and-white photos from diverse locales including Bhutan, Costa Rica and London.
Plans are afoot for a book launch party and reading to be held on Whidbey Island. In the meantime, the book can be ordered at https://www.createspace.com/4394067
OR, order directly from the publisher: Write Wing Publishing, 3795 Hubble Court, Clinton, WA 98236. $15.00 per copy includes the mailing cost, and the editor will sign your book upon request. Gift wrap is also available at no extra cost.
I'm in the process of mailing contributor copies to all the poets and photographers -- this process should be complete by March 10, 2014, so if you haven't received yours yet, please be patient. Thanks to all those who contributed to this project, whether by writing, photographing, encouraging, or suggesting. You know who you are ...