THE WONDERFUL DEBUT BOOK OF CONNIE ROBERTS' POEMS, "LITTLE WITNESS"

THE WONDERFUL DEBUT BOOK OF CONNIE ROBERTS’ POEMS, “LITTLE WITNESS” written by Charles R. Hale   Given a cruel childhood how does anyone function psychologically at a far greater level than his or her experiences might predict? It’s a question I’ve often pondered when thinking of my grandfather Allie’s extremely difficult youth.   Recently, I…

"SPOTLIGHT ON" POET CONNIE ROBERTS

    Who is Connie Roberts?    I am a mother, poet, teacher…….and late-bloomer.   I was born in County Offaly, Ireland and lived there with my parents until I was five years old, at which time I was admitted to an industrial school in County Westmeath.    Apart from 10 months back at home with…