What a thrill

Julie here again, posting for Ridl….

What a thrill:

http://writersalmanac.publicradio.org/programs/2007/04/30/index.html

Thanks, all you almanac folks.

And then, today Jack received notice that Broken Symmetry is a co-winner of the Society of Midland Authors Award for poetry for 2007. Jack’s blinking. This award covers work published in 12 states, and the past winners include Ted Kooser, Jim Harrison, Carl Phillips, Alice Fulton, and Richard Jones.

6 thoughts on “What a thrill

  1. Way to go Jack. A friend of mine sent me the link with no idea I knew you. Us Jews have word for this — Bersheit — destiny! It was you destiny to be on Writers Almanac! To think 34 years ago I walked into you “Little Help From My Friends” intro to writing class. Now your famous! We at least infamous.

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    Way to go Jack. A friend of mine sent me the link with no idea I knew you. Us Jews have word for this — Bersheit — destiny! It was your destiny to be on Writers Almanac! To think 34 years ago I walked into your “Little Help From My Friends” intro to writing class. Now you are famous! We at least infamous.

  3. Professor Ridl:

    Where can I send you your author’s copy of Sinatra: But Buddy I’m a Kind of Poem, to which you so graciously contribute two poems?

    Many Thanks,

    Gil Gigliotti
    Central Connecticut State University

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