Wisdom Dharma Chat | Jay Garfield - September 2023
Please enjoy this lightly edited recording of our Wisdom Dharma Chat with special guest, John Brehm. During this Wisdom Dharma Chat, host Daniel Aitken and John will discuss John’s process while creating poetry, John reads some select poems from his newest poetry volume, Dharma Talk, and much more.
John Brehm is the author of several books of poems, The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy and The Dharma of Poetry, Sea of Faith, Help Is On the Way, and No Day at the Beach. He is the associate editor of The Oxford Book of American Poetry and his poems have appeared in Poetry, The Southern Review, New Ohio Review, The Sun, The Gettysburg Review, Gulf Coast, The Writer’s Almanac, The Norton Introduction to Literature, Best American Poetry, and many other journals and anthologies. He lives in Portland, Oregon, and teaches for Literary Arts and Mountain Writers Series in Portland and for the Lighthouse Writers Workshop in Denver, Colorado.