Cary Kamarat, a native of Chicago, received his BA in Modern Languages from Roosevelt University and his MA from Northwestern University’s School of Communication. His poetry has been published in The Federal Poet, Prospectus: A Literary Offering, and in the District Lines Anthology. It has also been aired on Israel National Radio, and has appeared online at First People: Native American Poems and Prayers. The Academic Exchange Quarterly has published his teacher research, his photography has appeared in The Tulane Review, and he has reached a broad international audience through his travel blog at *http://www.travelwalk.blogspot.com/ An 18-year resident of Washington DC, he reads his own poetry regularly at several venues in the metropolitan area. Currently, he lives between the capital and the Eastern Shore, where he takes a sailor’s delight in the beauty of the Chesapeake.
Written by Cary Kamarat November 2013