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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

Postcards from Here, Postcards from Mapes Creek

I had no idea when Bhakti Watts and I moved to Rainier Beach in 2017 how much we would love this neighborhood, how...

A Journal of the Plague Years

I like to think of it as projective journalism. Maybe it's becoming a lost art to write and publish history with deep...

DaySong Miracle (Past 62) Profiled on SICA-USA

I was delighted to see the SICA-USA blog post written about my new book DaySong Miracle (Past 62). I knew it was...

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