Listen RIGHT HERE as Dion O’Reilly talks with poet David Sullivan about his long poem, Nightjars, about the friendship between an Iraqi interpreter and a US soldier. With Arabic speaker, Aisha Charves, David reads a section from the opening of the poem. ArabicIraqpoetpoetry
Hear this fun episode RIGHT HERE!!! The first in a series, Santa Cruz Poet Laureate Danusha Lamérisand poet Dion O’Reilly host a show featuring poems about Santa Cruz. Included is work from Ellen Bass, Joseph Stroud, Gary Young and also a few written by the hosts. Read more poems by these writers here: Ellen Bass…
Dion Lissner O’Reilly hosts The Willing Suspension Armchair Theater reading the fab and spooky Edgar Allen Poe.
Danusha Laméris interview Zubair Ahmed
Listen Right Here to Dion O’Reilly interviewing poet and publisher Diane Lockward about Terrapin’s new anthology A Constellation of Kisses. Find out more about Diane Lockward and read her poems here: http://www.dianelockward.com/ Learn about Terrapin Books here: https://www.terrapinbooks.com/ DianeLockwardpoetpoetryTerrapinBooks
Click RIGHT HERE to hear Dion O’Reilly interview Julia Chiapella of The Young Writers Program, a program sponsored by the Santa Cruz County Office of Education which brings poetry to 4th-12th graders in Santa Cruz City Schools. Three students and a teacher speak passionately on the benefits of poetry for school age children. Find more…
Farnaz Fatemi and Dion O’Reilly interview local Santa Cruz poet and songwriter, Laurence White.