Cloudy Day Art #81 – Interview with Ted Kooser, former poet laureate of the United States.

Ted Kooser

This week’s show features an audio interview with , U.S. Poet Laureate from 2004-2006, and author of the previously reviewed book ““.

With its release, Ted has created the most influential item to ever change the way I think about writing poetry.  I highly recommend reading his book.

His simple prodding to become a better observer of life around you is a key factor to any of us becoming better poets. This act alone gives us a wealth of material and thoughts to create in-depth and thought-provoking poetry.

Listen in to our conversation here:

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As, always I would love to hear your thoughts on this conversation and what you personally got out of this podcast or from reading this book.


Will Brown

Will Brown is a poet, blogger, and a scanner of all things new. He also currently blogs at Help Desk Helps where he discusses tips and issues affecting the help desk professional.

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