Charlie Rossiter is an award-winning poet who has spent many hours in quiet contemplation in spaces created by Frank Lloyd Wright who was recognized in 1991 by the American Institute of Architects as “the greatest American architect of all time.”
"Lakeside Meditations" is a series of brief poems that celebrate the joys of tuning into nature. They are written in the style of the ancient Chinese who were advanced students of relaxation and meditation. A few minutes with these poems will slow your pulse and deepen your breathing.
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About the Author
Charlie Rossiter, NEA Fellowship recipient and three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, hosts the audio website poetrypoetry.com. He is the author of four books of poetry and numerous chapbooks. His work has been featured on NPR, and at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival in NJ. He was among a handful of poets chosen to perform at the Chicago Blues Festival in 2005. His latest book, is All Over America: Road Poems, (FootHills Publications, 2009). He also authored The Night We Danced With the Raelettes, a memoir in poetry of his college days in the late 1960’s (FootHills, 2007). IHe is also the editor of In the Spirit of T'ao Ch'ien and in 2014 his latest collection, Cold Mountain 2000: Han Shan in the City, available from Foothills Publishing. For more info: www.charlierossiter.com