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Sample Poems

Off the Gardner River

After entering the park from Montana at the north entrance, I follow US 89 for five miles south to the Bunsen Peak Trail. On the almost f...

Interstate Chatter

Weary from the long night’s drive through Kansas in a convoy hammering down I-70, I am anxious this morning to measure the miles east wit...

New Hampshire Journal

I lift the white porcelain cup, gulp a mouthful of black tea, pick up the second half of the jelly sandwich, content that the twelve-hour
 

NAMELESS
ROADS

This collection brings us to the New England landscape where the reader encounters herons in Maine’s Scarborough Marsh, the pews of Seamen’s Bethel in New Bedford, and much more.

 
 

BIO

Jim Brosnan is a university professor, writer, and photographer who lives with his wife Donna in southeastern Massachusetts. Jim’s passion for exploring new places has brought him to thirty-nine states in the continental United States as well as New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island, and Quebec. His travel has included cross-country road trips with stops at Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone, the Rocky Mountains, and Yosemite as well as long-distance trips by rail to Dallas, St. Louis, Chicago, Washington, DC, and Charleston, South Carolina. He is a five-time finalist in NEATE’s Poet of the Year competition and has won awards by the National Federation of Poetry Societies. 

POETRY HAS APPEARED IN...

  • Aurorean

  • Eunoia Review (Singapore)

  • Minnesota English Journal

  • Nine Muses (Wales)

  • Scarlet Leaf Review (Canada)

  • Voices of the Poppies (United Kingdom)

  • Crossways Literary Magazine (Ireland)

  • Lakeview: International Journal of Literature and Arts (India)

  • Naugatuck River Review

  • Strand (India)

WHAT OTHERS HAVE SAID

Painterly, generous, Brosnan’s poems reminded me that attending to beauty is a daily practice, and writing it all down is a kind of prayer.

Kimberly Cloutier Green,
author of The Next Hunger

 
 
Next Event
Barrington Poets
When
Sep 05, 2019, 6:00 PM
Where
Ink Fish Books,
488 Main St, Warren, RI 02885, USA
 

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