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Christina M. Rau is the author of the 2021 poetry collection What We Do To Make Us Whole, the 2018 Elgin Award winning poetry collection, Liberating The Astronauts ( Aqueduct Press, 2017). Her poetry chapbooks include WakeBreatheMove (Finishing Line Press, 2015) and For The Girls, I (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). She serves as Poet In Residence at Oceanside Library and was Poet of the Year at Walt Whitman Birthplace. She is the founder of the Long Island reading circuit Poets In Nassau, and she has shared her poetry in readings and workshops across the U. S. Her poetry has appeared on gallery walls in The Ekphrastic Poster Show and on car magnets for The Living Poetry Project. She teaches English at Nassau Community College where she also serv ...more

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Poet In Residence at Cedarmere Week 2

I wrote 30 poems, including a PowerPoint video poem and a few erasures.

I strolled up and down rolling hills, through gardens, around a pond, near trees, and harborside.

I sat in silence in a library alcove, in a great room in front of a fireplace, and on a porch.

I offered impromptu tidbits of historical facts.

I guided a poetry writing workshop about what history holds.

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