Linda Rodriguez Writes
Chapters and Excerpts
Calendar of Events
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Continuing Native American Heritage Month--"At the Stomp Dance"
"Contemporary Stomp Dance" by Marcine Quenzler On the last day of Native American Heritage Month, I said I wanted to extend it...
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Poems for Native American Heritage Month--"The Last Beloved Woman" and "Learning Cherokee"
I have been quite ill for months (in 3 months of being unable to swallow or eat much, I lost 50 pounds that the steroids had put on me ) and...
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Consumed by Politics
My husband told me last night, “It's hard not to be consumed by the disaster of this presidency. Every day there's some new outr...
Thursday, April 25, 2019
I GIVE YOU TO RIVER, a poem for National Poetry Month
Like my ancestors before me, I love rivers. The peace of running water always calms me, watching it ripple past slowly, hearing the murmu...
Saturday, April 20, 2019
SPELL FOR BANNING A BOOK, a poem for National Poetry Month
We are living in dark times. We are living in times when lies are elevated above the truth and fantasies and “alternative facts” are elev...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
COMING AROUND AGAIN--a poem for National Poetry Month
It has been almost 5 years since I began my battle with breast cancer. This poem for National Poetry Month looks back on that time and on...
Thursday, April 11, 2019
WHAT CROW SAYS--a poem for National Poetry Month
I have a strong propensity for crows. They're birds that don't get the love and respect that other birds do because they're no...
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