Add your name to the hat!

Greetings, friends, neighbors and farflung fellow citizens of this enormous world, I’m giving away three copies of my just-about-to-be-published picture book, “Making a Friend.” Yes, it’s that pretty blue snowman book right over there. Written by me, illustrated by the wondrous Marc Rosenthal. In order to have your name added to the hat, first click … Continue reading Add your name to the hat!

Poem of the Week (excerpt), by Albert Goldbarth

Liquid (excerpt from) – Albert Goldbarth “All told, the moon’s water—locked away in rocks under the surface—equals “about two and a half times the volume of the great lakes.”                          —The Week, July 2-9, 2010 What other things, what other conditions, are locked away improbably in rock—in an inhuman hardness? Moses … doesn’t the story … Continue reading Poem of the Week (excerpt), by Albert Goldbarth