Unleashed: Poems by Writers’ Dogs

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (04-11-2020) #670: UNLEASHED: Poems by Writers’ Dogs. A whole show dedicated to UNLEASHED, a delightful book which features poems written by the dogs of renowned authors and poets. Selections read by [co-editor of the book] author/professor Jim Shepard and his author/professor wife Karen Shepard, memoirist/playwright/poet/professor Honor Moore, author/essayist/poet/professor Charles Baxter […]

Pugs Win the Day Over German Shepherds

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (04-13-2019) #618: Featuring Kim Dower, Nathan Hall, and Susan Ward. Kim Dower reads from her new collection of poems, SUNBATHING ON TYRONE POWERS’ GRAVE, describing how dogs see something in nothing and lick our faces as if they were made of sugar; Nathan Hall, assistant professor at Texas Tech University’s […]

Billy Collins’ Dog Poetry

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (06-03-2017) #527: America’s Poet Billy Collins on Dogs! Billy Collins has been the Poet Laureate of the United States and of New York State, and has always been a poet who loves dogs, as you can see from this TED talk he gave reading two poems about what dogs think. […]