Link above to read the 2009 USO schedule and how to send care packages to soldiers. Click on the FAQ's to read about all of the different services they provide, from reading programs to care packages to Operation Phone Home. It's easy to do.
My poems have appeared in Dusie, Dogwood, The Pittsburgh Quarterly, Poetry Midwest, Moxie, Mind the Gap, the WTTW Chicago program "Arts Across Illinois" and other venues. I'm also an installation & book artist, a lecturer on typography & design, a proud mother and co-owner of an art studio. For many years I have been an activist for public art and the intelligent, apt use of form and language in public and private life. This space is for random thoughts and findings.