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Famous San Diegans recite poetry on top of their minds

Roger Hedgecock, Michael Reagan, Susan Golding, Dennis Wills, George Mitrovich

Compiled by Sue Greenberg A number of San Diegans were called on the telephone and asked to recite, on the spur of the moment, any poem they might know by heart. Some were up to ...

San Diego poets: LoVerne Brown, Lee Gerlach, Kamal Kapur, Al Zolynas

Buried treasure

"I worked for the city engineering department for years, writing manuals and things — and when I got the first inkling of a poem, I’d come home and write down some ideas or the first few lines."

Frank Morris, a cowpoke laureate from Perris.

His was the name mentioned at the Escondido cowboy poetry gathering

When Frank Morris talks about going to the city — and he tries not to even think about it — it’s San Diego he is referring to, though it’s a two-hour drive to that city ...

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