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Spirituality in Poetry of Place

Political Poetry of Place

Place Names in Poetry of Place

Architecture and Poetry of Place

Catullus and the Structure of the Poem

Walking and Poetry of Place

Climate Change and Poetry of the Northwest

The Question of Form, Continued: The Outside

The Question of Form

Poetry of Place-Based Skills and Crafts

The Transformations

Poetry of the Invisible Landscape

Dwelling in Place

Northwest Coastal Poetry of Place

The Workplace in Poetry

Poetry of Place on a New Earth

Poetry of Place as Sanctuary

Poetry of Witness in the Northwest

Gardener Poets

Robinson Jeffers and Poetry of Place

Global Warming and the Poetry of Place

Entwining Human Concerns and Particular Places

Poems of Cemetery Places

Commuter Places


Peak Oil and Poetry of Place

The Tao of Place

Discovering Home: Readings on "a Sense of Place"

What Are Poets For?

A Local Habitation and a Name: The Specifics of Place

Form in Poetry of Place  

Poetry of Place


The classic is the local fully realized, 
words marked by a place.
—William Carlos Williams

Windfall: A Journal of Poetry of Place features poetry which captures the spirit of place as part of the essence of the poem. We particularly emphasize poetry which is written in the Pacific Northwest and which is attentive to the relationships between people and the landscapes in which we live.
—Bill Siverly & Michael McDowell, editors

Spring 2018 Issue
Now Available
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John C. Morrison | Carlos Reyes | Mike Dillon | Eric le Fatte | Tim Pilgrim | Tom Wayman | Gary Lark | Mike Langtry | James Dott | Joe Cottonwood | Paulann Petersen | Dianne Stepp | Michael McDowell | Tim Gillespie | Noël Hanlon | Suzy Harris | Penelope Scambly Schott | Bill Siverly | Pepper Trail | Colette Tennant | Charles Goodrich | Alex Leavens | Don Colburn | Kim Stafford | Steve Dieffenbacher | Amelia Díaz Ettinger |
Verlena Orr

Sharon Bronzan, "Sweet Dream" 2017

Spirituality in Poetry of Place

Windfall Spring Issue Poetry Reading
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Broadway Books
1714 NE Broadway Portland, OR 97232
Admission Free


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