poems http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en H.L. Hix: The Seasons, In Verse http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/hl-hix-seasons-verse <p><a href="http://hlhix.com/index.htm" target="_blank">H. L. Hix</a> teaches in the Philosophy Department at the University of Wyoming.&nbsp; His most recent poetry collection is <em>As Much As, If Not More Than</em> (Etruscan Press, 2014); the poems recorded here are from his book <em>First Fire, Then Birds</em> (Etruscan Press, 2010). Hix has been recognized with an NEA Fellowship, the Grolier Prize, the T. S. Eliot Prize, and the Peregrine Smith Award. His poems have been translated into Spanish, Russian, Urdu, and other languages.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:46:06 +0000 H.L. Hix 61682 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org H.L. Hix: The Seasons, In Verse Two Poems By Kate Northrop http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/two-poems-kate-northrop <p>Kate Northrop teaches in the Department of English at the University of Wyoming. She earned a BA in English from the University of Pennsylvania and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Iowa. Kate recently received the 2014 Jeannette Haien Ballard Writers Award. Her most recent collections of poems, <em>Clean</em>, was published in 2011 by Persea Books.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:18:51 +0000 Kate Northrop 60720 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Two Poems By Kate Northrop Poems by Matt Daly http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/poems-matt-daly <p>Poet <a href="http://dalypoetry.com/">Matt Daly</a> lives and writes in Jackson Hole. He received a BA in Philosophy from Lewis &amp; Clark College and an MA in English from University of Utah. Daly teaches composition and literature courses at Central Wyoming College’s Jackson Outreach Center.</p><p></p><p><strong>On&nbsp;Fishing *</strong></p><p>I near reverence occasionally,<br />like when kneeling to release trout.&nbsp;&nbsp;I guess<br />&nbsp;<br />air feels a bit like how the pew must&nbsp;feel:<br />for the fish, all that sky, just a hard&nbsp;bench.</p><p></p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 17:04:08 +0000 Matt Daly 50378 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Poems by Matt Daly Poems by David Romtvedt http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/poems-david-romtvedt <p>David Romtvedt teaches in the MFA program for writers at the University of Wyoming and served as the state&#39;s poet laureate from 2003 to 2011.&nbsp; Today, we&rsquo;ll hear three of his poems about his daughter.</p><p></p><p><strong>Sunday Morning Early</strong></p><p>My daughter and I paddle red kayaks<br />across the lake. Pulling hard,<br />we slip through the water.<br />Far from either shore,<br />my daughter is a young woman<br />and suddenly everything is a metaphor<br />for how short a time we are granted:&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:41:18 +0000 David Romtvedt 46883 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Poems by David Romtvedt