Fleda Brown’s eighth collection of poems is No Need of Sympathy, from BOA Editions, LTD, was published in 2013, along with her collection of essays, Growing Old in Poetry: Two Poets, Two Lives, with Vermont Poet Laureate Sydney Lea (Autumn House Press). Her memoir is Driving With Dvorak, (University of Nebraska Press, 2010). She is professor emerita at the University of Delaware, and past poet laureate of Delaware. She now lives in Traverse City, Michigan, and is on the faculty of the Rainier Writing Workshop, a low-residency MFA program in Tacoma, Washington.
Starting Somewhere: Pico Iyer on Stillness
Iyer wants to make the conscious practice of stillness palatable to everyone....