Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Brenda Paro is a writer and photographer who is presenting her new work in an exhibit called “Subtle Cargoes” at Washington Gallery. It opens Friday July 9th from 6 to 8 p.m and shows Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 to 5:00 pm through July 25th. Brenda speaks with Radio Gallery about the journey she traveled that inspired her to create art that combined her photography and poetry using different printing techniques and materials.
CarolAnn Russell is a Professor of English at Bemidji State University. She has published four full-length books of poetry. Russell has also been a resident poet at the American Academy in Rome, and at the Australian Center at the University of Melbourne. The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Minnesota poetry matters, and Minnesota poets prove that every day.