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Jul.26.2008
This morning, a woman sculptor my age thanked me for my frankness and "lightness" of expression about being 60, embracing the body now without pretenses.   She kept smiling at me and thanking me for the poetry reading. Eric Nichols was right---we can "redefine success" as...
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Jul.25.2008
We had champagne, iced in old metal milk buckets, tall wildflowers, cherries and truffles.   Jane Satterfield and I read our poems in the living room of the Virginia Center.   I performed my poems by heart, and tried to engage the audience.  The response was very strong and positive.  People were...