The VPR Poem of the Week is Steve Myers’ “Brief Conversation, Milbridge, ME,” which appeared in the Fall/Winter 2008-2009 issue (Volume X, Number 1) of Valparaiso Poetry Review.
Steve Myers is the author of Memory's Dog, a collection of poetry released by FootHills Publishing in 2004. His poems also have appeared in various literary journals, including Atlanta Review, Dark Horse, Gettysburg Review, Poetry East, Sentence, and Southern Review, as well as Common Wealth, an anthology featuring contemporary Pennsylvania poets. Myers is a professor of English at DeSales University.
Tuesday of each week One Poet’s Notes highlights an excellent work by a poet selected from the issues of Valparaiso Poetry Review, except when other posts with news or updates preempt the usual appearance of this item, with the recommendation that readers revisit it.