C.J. Heck (August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)
Biography of C.J. Heck
CJ Heck is a poet, blogger, and the published author of three children's books, a collection of short stories, and a new book of adult poetry, 'Anatomy of a Poet'.
CJ lives with her partner, Author Robert Cosmar, in The Villages, Florida. She has three married daughters, eleven grandchildren, and is also a Vietnam widow.
For more information, interviews, book excerpts, or to invite CJ to your school or organization, please call 352-299-5634, or visit her website:
Barking Spiders Poetry:
Her books are available on Amazon.com, through her website, and should be in all bookstores. If not, please ask for them and they will be ordered.
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C.J. Heck's Works:
Barking Spiders (and Other Such Stuff) (2000)
Barking Spiders 2 (the sequel) (2011)
Me Too! Preschool Poetry (2011)
Bits and Pieces (short story collection (2011)
Preview: 'Bits and Pieces' (short story collection) :
NEW! Anatomy of a Poet, (adult poetry) April 18,2013
Preview: 'Anatomy of a Poet':
- … and his name was Doug
- A Bouncing Kind of Love
- A Box for Good Will
- A Child’s Masterpiece (Children)
- A Cold, Cold Heart
- A Little Riddle (Children)
- A Man I Knew
- A Penny for your Thoughts
- A Poet For a Lover (Adult)
- A Poet in the Hereafter
- A Ring of Memory
- A Treasure in the Attic
- A Valentine for an Old Love
- A Word From Mr. Brown (Children)
Beautiful Paintings On Books
by Ekaterina Panikanova
You Too Can Learn to Write Surrealist Poetry
Spudnik Press is offering a workshop in surrealist poetry
Distasteful Fashion Shoot Featuring Author Suicides is Pulled
The spread is called 'Last Words.'
Autistic Pride Day
I Remember Mama
I remember Mama
blowing chewing gum bubbles
to entertain us
while she ironed.
I was too young for school
Sesame Street wasn’t invented yet
the rain was pouring outside
and I was awed.