Wendy Mitman Clarke grew up sailing the Chesapeake Bay. Then she wrote a novel about the Bay's disappearing culture. Learn more in this interview. Plus, enter for a chance to win a signed copy of her book, Still Water Bending.
Today's Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. It's the birthday of Mary Karr, composer and playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda, and author Craig Johnson. Our poem today is Florence Ripley Mastin's "Night Fell." You'll find the poem and an audio version of this post