Pattiann Rogers has published fifteen books, most recently Holy Heathen Rhapsody (Penguin Poets, 2013), The Grand Array, Writings on Nature, Science, and Spirit (Trinity U. Press, 2010),Wayfare (Penguin Poets, 2008) and Firekeeper, Expanded and Revised Edition (Milkweed, 2005). Song of the World Becoming, New and Collected Poems, 1981 – 2001 (Milkweed Editions) contains all of her poems previously published in books, plus forty new poems, and line and title indexes. It was a finalist for the LA Times Book Award and was named an Editor’s Choice, Top of the List by Booklist. She is the mother of two sons and the grandmother of three grandsons and lives with her husband, a retired geophysicist, in Colorado.
In love with the body, especially when it dances in love with its own dance as it toes and taps . . . flickers, creepers, chickadees around a tree trunk, a Continue reading