Ventura County Poet Laureate, Phil Taggart, speaks with MB Hanrahan about Ventura County community poetry readings during the pandemic.
[Recorded prior to the pandemic] LaVette Cherie and Bob Tucker perform three poem and acoustic guitar collaborations:
Writer and poet, Nicole van Dam, reads her original poem, Life Is Like Knitting.
Fine artist, writer and poet, Nicole van Dam, describes the importance of becoming familiar with digital technologies for greater exposure and career advancement.
Award-winning author and poet, Marsha de la O, speaks with Our Ventura TV host, MB Hanrahan, about the reader’s individual experience of poetry, as well as the process of writing, including the facility of resonance and the use of dynamic
MB Hanrahan speaks with Phil Taggart, Poet Laureate of Ventura County. Taggart reads a poem, speaks about being a poet and touches upon his book, Rick Sings, which is about his brother who suffers from schizophrenia.
Geoff Pocock reads three original poems.
Phil Taggart discusses his poetry, art and his schizophrenic (sometimes homeless) brother, Rick, with Our Ventura host, MB Hanrahan. Phil lends a voice to his brother’s challenges through poetry, photography and video.
Phil Taggart discusses poetry in Ventura, CA, with Our Ventura host, MB Hanrahan.