Poems from Here

First Car

Oct 12, 2017

Today’s poem is “First Car” by Dave Morrison. Dave was born outside of Boston, and spent the early part of his life playing in rock bands in Boston and New York City. He lives in Camden and just released Psalms, his 12th poetry collection.


Sep 9, 2016

In conjunction with the launch of Maine Public’s new feature Poems from Here, we discuss the role of poetry in school and in life.

Poems from Here airs on Fridays right after Maine Calling, 1:55 pm, starting September 9th.


Stuart Kestenbaum, Maine Poet Laureate , Interim Director of the Maine College of Art, and former Director of the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts