Poetry. Music and the power of poetic expression have been the performance signatures of Timothy Young. Here is a collection of his long and longer poems—from "Men Don't Dance in America" (1983) to "The Mississippi Book of the Dead" (2013)—thirty years' worth of soulful grief and joy.
Timothy Young is a poet and retired educator in juvenile corrections. His book, Herds Of Bears Surround Us, was published by Red Dragonfly Press in 2010. He has recorded three CDs of poetry and his poem 'Mississippi Ecstasy' was set for a big band jazz suite by composer, Dan Cavanagh. He is chairman of the Board of Directors for Robert Bly's Minnesota Men's Conferences.Author City: SAINT PAUL, MN USA