October 13, 2017 / Creative Writing
Jeanne Murray Walker’s poem regrets how political decisions negatively affect the environment.
Jeanne Murray Walker was born in Parkers Prairie, a village in northern Minnesota. She is the author of eight books of poetry including, most recently, Helping the Morning: New and Selected Poems from WordFarm Press. Her ninth book, Pilgrim, You Find the Path by Walking, will be out in 2018. Walker is also a mentor in the Seattle Pacific University low residency MFA Program, and she works in the Food Cupboard at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Philadelphia and travels widely to give readings and run workshops.