"Though our differences are many, poetry makes connections that remind us that we are essentially one..."
"This is not the first time the NEA offered something to me in a secluded, rural context."
"My relationship with Sarabande has been a kind of backbone for my professional life as a poet."
"I doubt my books would be in the world without Sarabande’s ethos, position, and stewardship."
"I worry about the next generation of writers. Without the NEA, where will they turn?"