Jon C. LaPree
is a native of Rochester, Minnesota, now relocated to Seattle,
Washington where he resides with his wife Mary and son Samuel.
previously been published in the periodical Streets and Towers.
His poetry is diverse, including ventures into both carefully structured
and carefully unstructured forms; nature, pathos and humor are
particularly inspirational topics. He has also written several short
stories, none of which has been published as of this time. He continues
to write at a modest rate and intends to continue to publish his
writing, including a book of poetry in the near future. His interest
outside poetry are as varied as literature, crows and frisbees.
he carved his days
feeding them to the
who did not try to
found such curious shapes
2002 by John LaPree