Author to Speak at Library



SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The Southwest Harbor Public Library hosts a book talk with writer Lindy Hough on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at 5:30 p.m. Ms. Hough has recently published a book of poetry titled “Wild Horses, Wild Dreams: New and Selected Poems, 1971-2010.” The work probes themes of inner life, motherhood and children, materialism and capitalism, and psychic and spiritual grounding.

Ms. Hough is the author of five books of poetry and nonfiction, including “Nuclear Strategy and The Code of the Warrior: Faces of Mars and Shiva in the Crisis of Human Survival,” a collection of anti-nuclear pieces; “Psyche;” and “Changing Woman.”

She cofounded North Atlantic Books in the early 70s. She lives in Berkeley, Calif. For more information visit lindyhough.com. For more information about this event, swharbor.lib.me.us.

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