Come join us at The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow for a selection of poetry read by the poets of Wild Muse: Ozark Nature Poetry. This free event takes place on November 18th, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at WCDH 515 Spring Street Eureka Springs Arkansas. We are honored to host six of the poets from this collection, Wendy Taylor Carlise, John J. Han, Gerry Sloan, Phillip Howerton, Agnes Vojta, and Amy Wright Vollma.
“Wild Muse” is a collection of contemporary poetry engaging Ozark nature and environment. Some topics and themes explored here are nature’s beauty, sense of place, loss of place, environmental diminishment, and human dependence on nature and its sublime indifference to our existence. Combining the best aspects of chapbooks and anthologies, this “chapthology” features the best aspects of chapbooks and anthologies, this “chapthology” features extensive selections from the work of nine Ozarks poets (C. D. Albin, Wendy Taylor Carlisle, Paulette Guerin, John J. Han, Phillip Howerton, Gerry Sloan, Mark Spitzer, Agnes Vojta, and Amy Wright Vollmar) providing readers a generous introduction to the voice, style, and perspectives of each writer.