Christine Deavel reads excerpts from the title poem of “Woodnote” (Bear Star Press, 2011). Her collection won the 2012 Washington State Book Award for poetry from the Washington Center for the Book.
Deavel is co-owner of Open Books: A Poem Emporium, in Wallingford. Open Books is one of just three poetry-only bookstores in the United States. Her reading was recorded at the Open Books Open Elsewhere series at the Good Shepherd Center in October 2011. Thanks to Steve Peters for assistance with the audio recording.