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Wendy Dimmette interview, with Leona Welch, Texoma Chapter, 2005.
Wendy Dimmette

 Budd Powell Mahan interview & reading, with Leona Welch, Texoma Chapter, 8-5-2006. This video comes in two parts.
Budd interview Budd Interview
Budd reading Budd reading

Roberta Pipes Bowman, interviewed by Leona Welch, June 2, 2007. There are two parts to this–a second video with Roberta reading her poems. Roberta’s book, Wind Be Still, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.

Reading Roberta Reading

Naomi Stroud Simmons, interviewed by Leona Welch, for the Texoma Poetry Society, 9-2-2006. Unfortunately, the sound in the video of her reading poems is too static-y to understand, so it has not been uploaded.

Naomi Simmons interview: Naomi Stroud Simmons

Linda Banks & Irene Carmichael, introduced by Leona Welch, 11-4-2006.
Linda and Irene read from “Swimming for the Moon,” the anthology produced by the Brown Bag Poets. Only their readings survive.
Reading: Linda and Irene

Mary Cimarolli, Poet & Playwright, interviewed by Leona Welch, for the Texoma Poetry Society, May 6, 2006.
Mary interview Mary Cimarolli interview
Mary reading Mary Cimarolli reading

Charlotte Renk, professor of English, Humanities, and Creative Writing.
Interview with Leona Welch in 2006, for the Texoma Poetry Society.
Interview Charlotte Renk interview
Reading 1 Charlotte Renk, reading 1
Reading 2 Charlotte Renk, reading 2

Barbara Youngblood Carr, Poet/Author/Storyteller/Humorist/Musician.
Interview with Leona Welch, June 3, 2006, for the Texoma Poetry Society.

Reading  Barbara Carr Reading

J. Paul Holcomb, the Poet from Double Oak, January 7, 2006.
Interview with Leona Welch, for the Texoma Poetry Society.
The sound on the reading portion of the recording is not good enough to post.
Interview: J. Paul Holcomb interview

Ruth Savage, reading and interview in 2006, with Leona Welch,
for the Texoma Poetry Society. Ruth served two terms as president of the Poets of Tarrant County, and one year as contest chair for PST.
Interview: Ruth Savage, 2006

Marilyn Stacy, interview and reading in 2006, with Leona Welch,
for the Texoma Poetry Society. Marilyn is a poet, writer, therapist, past president of PST, and the author of several books.
Interview: Marilyn Stacy, interview
Reading: Marilyn Stacy, reading

Anne McCrady, interview and reading, February 4, 2006, with Leona Welch, for the Texoma Poetry Society. Anne is the founder of InSpiritry.
Interview: Anne McCrady, interview
Reading: Anne McCrady, reading