An Endless Skyway

An Endless Skyway: Poetry from the States Poet Laureate

Edited by Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg, Marilyn L. Taylor, Denise Low & Walter Bargen
ISBN: 9781888160529
Price: $24.95, Ice Cube Books

Ted Kooser, former US Poet Laureate, on An Endless Sky: Poetry from the State Poets Laureate: “Each poet adds a unique style to the anthology and a unique slant on what it means to write … this book is  made for everyone to roam and ramble within. Open these pages and enjoy the journey.”

A red, white and blue collection of poetry, from sea to shining sea! What do people turn to in times of need? Poetry. In a beautiful world, where we can be left speechless, what do we turn to? Poetry. To know our nation, in both  sickness and in health, turn to An Endless Skyway: Poetry from the State Poets Laureate. An exciting anthology that brings together the poetry of thirty-eight State Poets Laureate from across the United States. It is a collection that explores the poetry of places, but at the same time offers a glimpse into the poetry of our whole  land.

Poets in this Anthology:
Sue Brannan Walker – Alabama
Peggy Shumaker – Alaska
David Mason – Colorado
Mary Crow – Colorado
Dick Allen – Connecticut
JoAnn Balingit – Delaware
Fleda Brown – Delaware
Kevin Stein – Illinois
Norbert Krapf – Indiana
Joyce Brinkman – Indiana
Mary Swander – Iowa
Marvin Bell – Iowa
Robert Dana – Iowa
Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg  –  Kansas
Denise Low – Kansas
Jonathan Holden – Kansas
Betsy Sholl – Maine
David Clewell – Missouri
Walter Bargen – Missouri
W.E. Butts – New Hampshire
Marie Harris – New Hampshire
Larry Woiwode – North Dakota
Jim Barnes – Oklahoma
Paulann Petersen – Oregon
Lisa Starr – Rhode Island
Marjory Wentworth  –  South Carolina
David Allen Evans – South Dakota
Paul Ruffin – Texas
Katharine Coles – Utah
Kenneth W. Brewer – Utah
David Lee – Utah
Kelly Cherry – Virginia
Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda – Virginia
Samuel Green – Washington
Irene McKinney – West Virginia
Bruce Dethlefsen – Wisconsin
Marilyn L. Taylor – Wisconsin
David Romtvedt – Wyoming