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Buttonhook Press 2023 AMERICANA Pamphlet Series
Writer’s Portfolio
Poetry: All forms & styles

(Click on the title to explore or download the free PDF.)

Richard Widerkehr



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About the writer:
RICHARD WIDERKEHR’s fourth book of poems, Night Journey, was published in 2022 by Shanti Art Press. Main Street Rag brought out At the Grace Cafe the year before. His work has appeared in Open: A Journal of Arts & Letters, Writer’s Almanac, Verse Daily, and many others. He won two Hopwood first prizes for poetry at the University of Michigan, three prizes in The Bridge’s annual awards, and first prize for a short story at the Pacific Northwest Writers Conference. He reads poems for Shark Reef Review.

Image: Cat on a Flowering Summer Meadow by Bruno Liljefors (1860-1939). Oil on canvas. 29.7 x 35.8 inches. 1919. Public domain.

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