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A Celebration of Earth Day and Poetry Month with Ross Gay and Scott Russell Sanders - Speaker view
Livia Millard
19:24
HI All!
Livia Millard
19:38
Good to see you all!
Nancy Lord
19:39
Nancy Lord from Homer, Alaska.
Emily Nissen
19:58
Emily Nissen Tonasket
Liz Gamberg
20:05
Hi from Seattle.
Jean MacGregor
20:09
Hi from the southern tip of the Salish Sea, the historic lands of the Squaxin Island peoples. So excited to see you: Jean MacGregor
Mia Lopez
20:11
Mia Lopez, from Leavenworth Washington. Hello everyone!!
Ana Maria Spagna
20:13
Hello from Canton, NY
Chris Jeffris
20:19
hello from Malaga, Washington
mckenzie
20:22
McKenzie from cashmere
Jackie Haskins
20:23
A Book For All Seasons in Leavenworth is live-streaming in our store! Thank you for this event!!
mckenzie
20:41
Washington
Rufus Woods
20:46
Rufus Woods, from my couch in Wenatchee.
Kathy Haskins
21:37
Kathy haskins, sister of Jackie, I'm from Minneapolis
Renell Holve
21:39
Thanks for the Shout out Derek!
Ana Maria Spagna
21:57
I'm still in the North Country!
Joan Qazi
22:11
Welcome everyone and Happy Earth Day!
Jocelyn Hopkins
22:31
Happy Earth Day!
Simmons Buntin
24:18
Scott, the beard looks great!
Chris Jeffris
24:23
Hello, Ross Gay
Chris Jeffris
24:54
I am reading your book catalog of unabashed gratitude and your poem Burial blew me out of my chair
Simmons Buntin
25:51
The rest of you look great, too. (Don’t want anyone feeling bad. Okay, I’ll stop now.)
Holly Thorpe
29:12
Find Carly's work at @carlyfeddersen on Instagram!
Holly Thorpe
29:53
Hey Kerry. I think it might be on your end. Is Derek not showing up for you?
Jean MacGregor
31:14
Joe Feddersen - beloved Evergreen colleague!
Holly Thorpe
35:00
I can't wait for this collection, Derek
Jocelyn Hopkins
39:29
Woohoo! Go Lee!
Mia Lopez
39:37
Congrats!!!
Simmons Buntin
40:38
Bravo, Lee!
Holly Thorpe
40:55
Well done!
Jocelyn Hopkins
41:34
**snaps**
Nicole Maloney
43:03
have you guys heard the term "ashay ashay" ?
Nicole Maloney
43:16
kinda like snapping :)
Holly Thorpe
43:48
That is fun! If you see me wiggling my hands, it's a take on ASL applause!
Simmons Buntin
01:07:09
So powerful, so essential. Thank you, Scott.
Chris Jeffris
01:07:10
Beautiful ending!
Ana Maria Spagna
01:07:25
So moving. Thank you.
Nicole Maloney
01:07:33
thank you for your words
Nicole Maloney
01:07:36
and poetry
Holly Thorpe
01:09:04
Derek is not exaggerating. It's true. At least for me.
Ralph Dawes
01:09:19
none taken (he said in advance)
Nicole Maloney
01:09:28
seriously thank you for being concerned about what teenage girls are under the influence of <3
Holly Thorpe
01:09:37
Hi Ralph!
Belinda B. Raub
01:10:23
The artist The Weekend type of excitement is Ross Gay
Ana Maria Spagna
01:12:37
And Bringing Down the Shovel, too!
Chris Jeffris
01:14:08
A well deserved intro.
Nicole Maloney
01:23:55
omg there is hope :)
Holly Thorpe
01:24:46
There is room enough in this world for the Ross Gays and the Billie Eilishes too
Chris Jeffris
01:31:13
OMG, Ross! SO MUCH MUSIC! I am dancing across the room! I am smiling in a room all by myself. A gifted reader! Fantastic turns. The humor! What feeling. What joy! Wondrous images. Thank you so much for a poem and reading I will never forget.
Ralph Dawes
01:31:27
clap clap clap clap wooo hooo
Mia Lopez
01:31:27
So amazing!
Nicole Maloney
01:31:33
I haven't cried in awhile and I'm sobbing thank you
Nancy Lord
01:31:40
Big applause for both Ross and Scott. Thanks!
Lee Nielsen
01:31:41
so amazing I have a new book to pick up
Livia Millard
01:31:47
fabulous both of you!
Simmons Buntin
01:32:30
It’s so wonderful to not have my feet touch the ground for the next few days thanks to Ross. Thank you, Ross.
Belinda B. Raub
01:32:31
I wish I could give my book to sign
Nicole Maloney
01:33:14
can we get it at the book store at the college?
Michael Darcher
01:33:20
Brilliant imagery. Best haiku I ever heard.
Jocelyn Hopkins
01:33:23
Thank you for that amazing experience Scott and Ross! Feeling uplifted and full of GRATITUDE
Holly Thorpe
01:33:34
https://onbeing.org/programs/ross-gay-tending-joy-and-practicing-delight/
Holly Thorpe
01:33:54
A link to Krista Tippett's interview with Ross
Nicole Maloney
01:33:58
it's the best place to be :)
Nicole Maloney
01:35:36
where do we get your book?
Nicole Maloney
01:35:53
and how do we get involved in poetry readings?
Derek Sheffield
01:36:14
dsheffield@wvc.edu
Nicole Maloney
01:36:56
omg lol
Ralph Dawes
01:37:11
the child who said "it’s much worse than we think,and sooner" reminds me of Greta Thunberg
Holly Thorpe
01:37:14
Carly Feddersen’s art is on Instagram @carlyfeddersenA Book for All Seasons can be found at abookforallseasons.comRoss Gay can be found at rossgay.netScott can be found at https://www.scottrussellsanders.com/Contact Derek at dsheffield@wvc.eduLearn more about sustainability at WVC at wvc.edu/Sustainability
Nicole Maloney
01:38:07
thank you!
Holly Thorpe
01:43:26
I see so much reverence in both of your writing. And it's incredible to see those two forms of reverence and gratitude side by side in today's reading.
Holly Thorpe
01:44:11
If I was going to compare Ross to any musical talent, it might have to be John Baptiste. They have a very similar energy.
Holly Thorpe
01:44:33
Batiste*
Nicole Maloney
01:47:34
keep going? :)
Susan Huebner
01:47:35
Mule deer--synchronicity.
Zach Eddy
01:48:03
Such inspiring readings!! Thank you
Jean MacGregor
01:48:15
Thanks to you all for this special time together, the embrace of paradox, the power of joy and gratitude....
Holly Thorpe
01:48:36
One more time:Carly Feddersen’s art is on Instagram @carlyfeddersenA Book for All Seasons can be found at abookforallseasons.comRoss Gay can be found at rossgay.netScott can be found at https://www.scottrussellsanders.com/Contact Derek at dsheffield@wvc.eduLearn more about sustainability at WVC at wvc.edu/Sustainability
Jackie Haskins
01:49:06
Thank you to everyone for this fabulous event! We will see you at Lions Park tomorrow!
Gabriel Meek
01:49:37
Thank you Rose and Scott!! Amazing reading!
Susan Huebner
01:49:37
Beautiful way to spend an afternoon.
Nicole Maloney
01:49:38
this was very encouraging and felt like a hug today
Nicole Maloney
01:49:40
thank you so much
Belinda B. Raub
01:49:49
Stand Against Racism April 27
Kiley Adams
01:49:54
Thank you
Mia Lopez
01:50:00
Thank you!
Simmons Buntin
01:50:05
Thanks for a terrific Earth Day reading and conversation!