Okay, maybe he wasn’t smoking weed (aka marijuana aka pot aka cannabis aka Mary Jane, etc.) back then , but find out more about the U.S. Poet Laureate’s inclinations here.
And big props go out to Reb (aka Rebaroni) today!
p.s. Not your mother’s musician anymore: Neil Diamond’s “12 Songs” will turn your underwear around. I grew up listening to him with my mother, but now,”Mary” rocks the charts at the moment, but there’s much, much more. What goes around… check it out.
Amy King is the recipient of the 2015 Winner of the Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) Award. Her latest collection, The Missing Museum, is a winner of the 2015 Tarpaulin Sky Book Prize. She co-edited with Heidi Lynn Staples the anthology Big Energy Poets of the Anthropocene: When Ecopoets Think Climate Change. She also co-edits the anthology series, Bettering American Poetry, and is a professor of creative writing at SUNY Nassau Community College.