Poem performed by Val Cole
Get to know the poet:
What is the theme of your poem?
How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your poetry reading?
Remembrance of young love and burning passion that was not meant to be.
How long have you been writing poetry?
I actually wrote poetry as a child, but have just really concentrated on it within the past three years.
Do you have a favorite poet?
Many, but if I had to pick just one, it would be William Butler Yeats.
What influenced you to submit to WILDsound and have your poetry performed by a professional actor?
I would like to find an audience for my poetry, and I discovered the site via WordPress and enjoyed listening to some of the poems that were performed on the site.
Do you write other works? scripts? Short Stories? Etc..?
Yes, I currently have a children’s book out entitled, Confessions of a 4th Grade Athlete with Crystal Publishing, LLC. I also write short stories, some have previously appeared in Texas Writers Journal.
What is your passion in life?
Writing, family, my pets, and finding ways within my power to help others.