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Paul E Nelson

Over the past decade or so, no one has done more for poetry in the Pacific Northwest than has Paul Nelson.– Sam Hamill

Cascadian Zen Launch at Elliott Bay Dec 4, 2023

I am thrilled to present Cascadian Zen at the legendary Seattle independent bookstore Elliott Bay Book Company,...

Rainier Beach Arts & Crafts Market

I'm delighted to again participate in the annual Rainier Beach Arts & Crafts Market on December 2, 2023, from 10AM...

Online Winter Workshops

The Zoom workshops we started in 2020, when we were already sick of the pandemic and not yet sick of Zoom, continue in...

Barry McKinnon Interview 2015

by Paul E. Nelson

Barry McKinnon is one of Canada’s most brilliant poets and he honed his art in Prince George, BC, far north of any real cultural centers. He was there in 1969 at the founding of the College of New Caledonia and the “poetry wars” of that town have become the stuff of legend.

Paul E Nelson Interview with Lorna Dee Cervantes

Lorna Dee Cervantes Interview (April on Olympia)

by by Paul E. Nelson