Ellaraine Lockie, author of the upcoming Silver Birch Press release Coffee House Confessions — a chapbook of 26 poems — recently recorded an interview for “The Write Question,” a weekly radio show on Montana Public Radio.

Listen here to Ellaraine’s fascinating interview — where, among other topics, she discusses why she tells students in her poetry workshops to write lies rather than truth.

About the Author:  Ellaraine Lockie is a widely published and awarded poet, nonfiction book author and essayist.  Her recent collections have been awarded Best Individual Collection from Purple Patch magazine in England, the San Gabriel Poetry Festival Chapbook Contest, and The Aurorean’s Chapbook Pick.  She also teaches poetry workshops and serves as Poetry Editor for the lifestyles magazine, Lilipoh.  Ellaraine writes every morning in a coffee shop no matter where she is in the world.

Silver Birch Press will publish Coffee House Confessions, a chapbook of 26 poems by Ellaraine Lockie in November 2012. 

Cover Photo: Nick Warzin. We are pleased to feature Nick’s outstanding photo of Little Nicky’s Cafe in Toronto on the cover of Coffee House Confessions. For more about Nick Warzin‘s photography, visit his website.