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Sydney Lea and Jody Gladding

This past fall, Sundog board members Mary Jane Dickerson and Tamra Higgins had the honor of conversing with Vermont poets Sydney Lea and Jody Gladding about their poetry, their literary influences, and their writing practices among myriad other topics. While these two poets seem worlds apart in their creative style, both are steeped in nature […]

Sundog Poetry Center Prepares for Growth; Expands Board

Jeffersonville, VT December 5, 2016 – Sundog Poetry Center, a non-profit charitable organization focused on supporting poets and promoting poetry throughout Vermont, has expanded its board of directors as it poises for growth in the new year. Joining the board are three Vermont poets, Pamela Harrison, Neil Shepard, and Judy Yarnall. A fourth member, accountant […]

Conversation with Geof Hewitt

Conversations with Vermont Poets continues with an interview with Geof Hewitt in his home in Calais, Vermont. While discussing many topics, we learned Geof’s take on the difference between a poem and poetry, about some good poetry anthologies, how the incident at Kent State University caused him to move from Hawaii to Vermont, and his thoughts on the […]

Nature Poetry Camp!

There is still space available in our summer poetry camp for students entering 5th through 7th grades! August 1-5, 9:00 – noon, Cambridge Community Center, Jeffersonville. This year’s camp will focus on rivers and in particular Jeffersonville’s Brewster River. We will read, discuss, and write poems about rivers, and with the assistance of an Eco-Americorps volunteer, […]

Interview with Jean Connor

Sundog Poetry Center recently sat down with Shelburne, VT resident and poet Jean Connor to discuss the power poetry and her career. It was an honor and pleasure to include Connor as part of our Conversations with Vermont Poets series. Listen now to our conversation here! Watch for our conversation with Vermont poet Geof Hewitt in […]

Interview with Chard deNiord

It’s here! Our first interview in our 2016 series Conversations with Vermont Poets is ready! Listen to our exclusive interview with Poet Laureate Chard deNiord here. We’re sure you’ll learn as much as we did and be as inspired, too. Check out our upcoming spring, summer, and fall events on our Events link above, including Re-feathering […]