Displaced Poet


My Featured Blogger this week is the wonderful Sarah M. Zang (a.k.a. S.M. Zang), who maintains multiple blog sites, one for her own poetry, and others for a broad community of modern writers.

Sarah is an indomitable champion of other artists. Last year, she and a friend drove hundreds of miles to see the world premiere of my film Over-the-Rhine. Meeting her in person was only a confirmation of the friendship we’d already formed through exploring each other’s work.

But gratitude and friendship alone did not inspire this post. Sarah is an artist in her own right. Like butterflies trapped in amber, her poems are full of aching beauty and spiritual longing. She mourns and celebrates the human experience, while hinting at the promise of something more.

Read her!

About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer
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5 Responses to Displaced Poet

  1. Roos Ruse says:

    Dang, I’m hooked already. Saving links for my reading room. Thanks, Mitch.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. smzang says:

    Thank you, Dear Mitch,

    I’m supposed to be a wordsmith, but the kindness of your regard
    leaves me speechless. You are a literary and a lifestyle hero.
    You and your family set an example that we would all do well
    to follow. You and your talent sets the bar high. You make it easy
    to believe.


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