Three Poems from Washington State, Part IV

  • August 1, 2017
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  • Poetry
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  • By Carolyn Gilman / Ellen Welcker / Shin Yu Pai

The fourth of a five-part series featuring poetry by Washington State writers, with each poem influenced by our state’s people, places, and culture. The poems are excerpted from a new anthology, WA129.

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Three Poems from Washington State, Part III

  • July 25, 2017
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  • Poetry
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  • By Susan J. Erickson / Pat Dixon / Becky Carlson

The third of a five-part series featuring poetry by Washington State writers, with each poem influenced by our state’s people, places, and culture. The poems are excerpted from a new anthology, WA129.

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Three Poems from Washington State, Part II

  • July 19, 2017
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  • Poetry
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  • By Kathleen Flenniken / Tom Robbins / Catherine Alice Michaelis

The second of a five-part series featuring poetry by Washington State writers, with each poem influenced by our state’s people, places, and culture. The poems are excerpted from a new anthology, WA129.

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Three Poems from Washington State, Part I

  • July 13, 2017
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  • Poetry
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  • By Sherman Alexie / Mary Eliza Crane / Claudia Castro Luna

The first of a five-part series featuring poetry by Washington State writers, with each poem influenced by our state’s people, places, and culture. The poems are excerpted from a new anthology, WA129.

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The Bull Moose and the Evergreen State

In 1903 Teddy Roosevelt came to Washington State, where he preached sustainability before it was fashionable, introduced landmark irrigation techniques, and united the state around a vision that would last for generations. Not bad for a five-day trip.

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