Fire: Summer 2015 (poem): Ep 2

First published in 2016, this poem reflects on the summer forest fires that ravaged the Pacific Northwest in 2015. In this first episode, I introduce the podcast with one of my most successful stories, winner of the 2012 Editor’s Choice award from Carve Magazine. (Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see