What I love about Fresno: a thank you note from our Poet Laureate

Fresno’s second Poet Laureate, Lee Herrick, pens an open letter: “I have read in almost every major city in the country, and everywhere I go, I’m asked what it is like to be a poet from Fresno. I’ll say it succinctly – aside from the heat, the work ethic, the grit, and the legions of breathtaking books of poems by Fresno authors, it is the people.”

What I love about Fresno: a thank you note from our Poet Laureate

Fresno’s second Poet Laureate, Lee Herrick, pens an open letter: “I have read in almost every major city in the country, and everywhere I go, I’m asked what it is like to be a poet from Fresno. I’ll say it succinctly – aside from the heat, the work ethic, the grit, and the legions of breathtaking books of poems by Fresno authors, it is the people.”

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