About Ned Mackey

Ned Mackey says, "I bagged my second Poet Laureate yesterday when I got to sit next to Billy Collins at dinner at the closing event of the Society of Southwestern Authors conference." Ned's poem "The Days May Go" appears in a periodical of geriatric medicine at the University of Arizona. Ned won $500 for "At the Sculptor's," a poem he started from a list exercise.

Driving Robert Frost

Being tall is not all bad. Sure your hit your head a lot, and people are always asking you to get something breakable down from high places or rescue a cat. But my height has served me well a time or two. Once, during my senior year at the University of Arizona, one of my … Continue reading

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