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A children's librarian who loves to excite youth about reading!

Brenda Smith’s “Campbell’s Scotch Broth Soup” after Andy Warhol and Reminder – Submissions Due for March AOP

Brenda Smith shares her poem inspired by the iconic Andy Warhol painting at Art of Poetry on December 3, 2016.  The March event at Hickory Museum of Art will begin at 2 pm on March 18, 2017. Submissions are due March … Continue reading

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Katelyn Vause’s “Mama’s Recipe” after Susan Gant

Katelyn Vause is photographed reading her poem inspired by Susan Gant’s painting at the December 3, 2016 Art of Poetry event. Photo courtesy of Roger and Ginny Sanford. Katelyn Vause MAMA’S RECIPE after “Blue Jar with Lemon” by Susan Gant … Continue reading

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Beverly Finney’s “Grandma Fish Had An Itch” after Pat Viles

Beverly Finney photographed at the December 3, 2016 Art of Poetry event at Hickory Museum of Art as she shares her poem inspired by the Pat Viles artwork. Photo courtesy of Roger and Ginny Sanford. Beverly Finney GRANDMA FISH HAD AN … Continue reading

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Betty O’Hearn’s “Birdy Love” after Pat Viles and March AOP Details

For the month of love, it is perfect to share Betty O’Hearn’s poem inspired by the Pat Viles artwork. Betty O’Hearn BIRDY LOVE after “Marble and Gray” by Pat Viles Oak tree provides a ‘birds eye’ view in the backyard … Continue reading

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Melissa Hager’s “Marriage Is A Bridge” after Pat Viles

Art of Poetry’s Melissa Hager reads her poem at the December 3, 2016 event at Hickory Museum of Art. Photo courtesy of Roger and Ginny Sanford.  Melissa Hager MARRIAGE IS A BRIDGE after “Bridge to Understanding” by Pat Viles From … Continue reading

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Tracy Hawkins’s “Untitled” after Stephen Dee Edwards

Tracy Hawkins reads her poem inspired by the Stephen Dee Edwards glasswork at the December 3, 2016 Art of Poetry event at Hickory Museum of Art. Tracy Hawkins Excerpt from Untitled after “Untitled” (bird face and hand) by Stephen Dee … Continue reading

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Beth King’s “The Sentinel Tree” after Pat Viles

At the December 3, 2016 Art of Poetry event, Beth King is photographed reading her poem inspired by Pat Viles’s painting. Photo courtesy of Roger and Ginny Sanford. Beth King THE SENTINEL TREE after “The Sentinel” by Pat Viles Sentinel-Tree: … Continue reading

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