Book Review: “Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce” by Robert Penn Warren

  “A strange land we wandered to eastern horizons Where blueness of mountains swam in their blue– In blue beyond name.”    Robert Penn Warren is probably remembered more today as a novelist than as a poet. While it is … Continue reading

Richard Hugo, Revisited

In the category of, “Yet Another Thing I Wish I Would Have Thought of”, University of Montana Journalism student Annela Rova combined photographs with recordings made by local Montanans reading poems by the late Montana poet Richard Hugo to create a great … Continue reading

On the Pile Next to My Chair

A regular reader of MontanaWriter recently emailed me asking me what I was reading these days. Since it is in my nature to read more books at one time than I can quickly recall, and since it is also in my nature … Continue reading