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We extend our appreciation to the 76 writers — from 21 states and 14 countries — who participated in our  STARTING TO RIDE Poetry & Prose Series, which ran from May 6 – June 4, 2016. Many thanks to the following authors for a terrific series!

Tobi Alfier (California)
Elizabeth Alford (California)
Shawn Aveningo (Oregon)
Daisy Bala (Wisconsin)
Prerna Bakshi (China)
Roberta Beary (Maryland)
Rose Mary Boehm (Peru)
Jude Brigley (England)
Don Kingfisher Campbell (California)
Stephanie Casio (Florida)
Sylvia Cavanaugh (Wisconsin)
Tricia Marcella Cimera (Illinois)
Gabriel Cleveland (Texas)
Joan Colby (Illinois)
Steven Deutsch (Pennsylvania)
Mike Dailey (North Carolina)
Anna DiMartino (California)
Renee Emerson (Arkansas)
Abel Fernandez (Florida)
Vincent Francone (Illinois)
Martina R. Gallegos (California)
Shivapriya Ganapathy (India)
Vijaya Gowrisankar (India)
Susan W. Goldstein (Florida)
Geosi Gyasi (Ghana)
Jennifer Hamilton (California)
G. Louis Heath (Iowa)
Kate Hodges (Pennsylvania)
Ian Hunter (Scotland)
S.I. Kerns (Japan)
Sofia Kioroglou (Greece)
Jennifer Lagier (California)
Jim Landwehr (Wisconsin)
Jessica Wiseman Lawrence (Virginia)
Joan Leotta (North Carolina)
Angie Lopez (Florida)
Virginia Lowe (Australia)
Rick Lupert (California)
Charlotte Lynch (England)
Betsy Mars (California)
Mary McCarthy (Pennsylvania)
Linda McKenney (New York)
Sandra Mooney-Ellerbeck (Canada)
Phyllis Moorman (Colorado)
Alice Morris (Delaware)
Paul Nebenzahl (Illinois)
Linda O’Connell (Missouri)
Lee Parpart (Canada)
Terez Peipins (Georgia)
Tim Phillippart (Michigan)
Lorna Pominville (Canada)
Anita Pulier (New York)
Richard L. Ratliff (Indiana)
Shermie Rayne (Virginia)
Patrick T. Reardon (Illinois)
Alexis Rhone Fancher (California)
Jeannie E. Roberts (Wisconsin)
Sarah Russell (Pennsylvania)
April Salzano (Pennsylvania)
Tiffany Sciacca (Illinois)
Finola Scott (Scotland)
Nabanita Sengupta (India)
Sunil Sharma (India)
Ndaba Sibanda (Kuwait)
Ritika Singh (India)
Leslie Sittner (New York)
R.H. Slansky (California)
Meghan Sterling (North Carolina)
Rebecca B. Thomas (Wisconsin)
Thomas R. Thomas (California)
Melissa Villalon (California)
Mercedes Webb-Pullman (New Zealand)
Kelley White (New Hampshire)
Lynn White (Wales)
Connie Wieneke (Wyoming)
Joanie HF Zosike (New York)