Poets: Michelle Bitting

Michelle BittingMichelle Bitting is an American poet. She has been poet laureate of Pacific Palisades, California and teaches as part of California Poets in the Schools. We became close in the MFA in Writing Program at Pacific University, and her life and writing continue to encourage me.

Poetry Books to Read This Summer

I have been reading a lot of amazing poetry lately, and so jotted down a few notes for Huffington Post on the ones that most grabbed my attention. You can read the full list, with commentary, on the HuffPo site. Feel free to add your own favourites and recommendations in the comments section there.