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Scott's Latest Blogs

Aug.03.2013 - 9:55 am
Tuesday was the worst day of my life. My father died suddenly and unexpectedly at my house early Tuesday afternoon. I got home from a meeting to find my parents at my house. Dad...
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Jun.24.2013 - 6:08 am
I’ve written about our ghost we’ve named Zachary before on my WordPress site. I now have an update. It appears that we do indeed live in a haunted house and we may have multiple...
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May.12.2013 - 12:30 pm
Whew! I finally finished this 850 page beast of a book. There is so much there, it’s so packed with information, that it’s hard to recall everything one would want to include in...
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May.02.2013 - 6:47 am
I wrote these words on April 14: Gretchen and I got married last Saturday, April 6th. It was beautiful out — a perfect day for a wedding. Our wedding was at 5 PM at our tiny...
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Comments from Scott

Oct.28.2009 - 4:42 am
In response to: My Wife's Illness
Hello Kunzang,  Thanks for your kind, supportive comments.  I apologize for taking so long to respond, but I did become...
Oct.28.2009 - 4:40 am
In response to: My Wife's Illness
Michael, Thank you for your kind comments.  I apologize for taking so long to respond, but I got sick myself, and other...
Oct.28.2009 - 4:39 am
In response to: My Wife's Illness
Mara,  I apologize for taking so long to reply.  I got sick for a few weeks, and other things have popped up and I...
Aug.27.2009 - 1:53 am
In response to: Bay Area Readings--Red Roomies Unite!
Marilyn, I simply adore San Francisco! There are so many lovely bookstores in the Bay area and of course venues for...
May.19.2009 - 3:44 am
In response to: We Are Now Homeowners!
It's funny, but we were looking for a one level rancher.  We saw tons of them, but most of them were simply too small...

Published Reviews

Published by Vox, University of Calgary
Scott Holstad is a hard working young poet, whose first "real" book (read "perfect bound") has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in poetry. Which is not to say that Holstad is...