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 is Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. It's the birthday of poet William Stafford and the youngest Brontë sister, Anne. Also celebrating birthdays today are writers Tiya Miles and Sebastian Junger. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's "Snow-Flakes" is our poem for today. Also,