Read my essay Our First Language: Why Kids Need Poetry now online at Wild River Review

Skagit River Poetry Project, Poet Kurtis Lamkin in the Classroom with StudentsAt 7 billion voices and counting, Spaceship Earth is a noisy place. How can we possibly all hear and be heard above the din? Are we listening?

Join me at Wild River Review to discuss how we learn to communicate and problem solve with “Our First Language: Why Kids Need Poetry.”