Penelope Schott

A few years back, Penelope Schott and I discussed her writing of the following poem, “Heart Failure,” and its intrinsic connection to her relationship with her mother. The poem appears in Schott’s most recent collection, SIX LIPS (© 2009, Mayapple Press), and appears on DaveJarecki.com with her permission. HEART FAILURE1.This i...

Ed Skoog

Ed Skoog’s poetry has appeared in many magazines, including American Poetry Review, The New Republic, Paris Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, and NO: a journal of the arts. Born in Topeka, Kansas, Skoog graduated from Kansas State University, and holds his MFA from the University of Montana. Currently, Skoog is the J...