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John Bauer

Courtney Yasmineh started writing songs in her teens.

John Bauer

Minnesota artist Courtney Yasmineh started writing songs in her teens. Now, a few decades later, she's traveling the world as a singer, songwriter, and now, novelist. It's a long way from finding her way through a difficult childhood to a successful career as an artist, but Courtney's making it happen.

Erin Marsh is a poet whose soon-to-be released poetry compilation is titled Disability Isn't Sexy.  She stopped by the station to talk about her poetry and living with a disability.  Erin will read selections from her manuscript at 7pm this evening at Anytime Fitness in Bemidji as part of the Watermark Art Center's First City Poetry Reads program.   Click on the the link to learn more about Erin and hear her read some of her poems! 

David Harrington

 

Tuesdays are dedicated to the natural world around us here at KAXE/KBXE.  The Phenology Report provides a comprehensive look at what's  what's changing , flying, freezing and happening in nature here in northern Minnesota.  

What have you noticed?  Send us a note via email or leave a voicemail at 218.999.9876.  We'd love to hear about it.   

John Latimer via KAXE-KBXE Season Watch FB Page

    

Every Tuesday we hear from students across Minnesota as they send us their weekly Phenology Reports.  Included in this week's reports are the following comments from our intrepid nature reporters: 

"Hannah reports that at her country house there’s a little frozen over pond.  Last week she lay on the clear ice for an hour looking at little fish swimming, rocks, and green plants waving in the water.  She says it was like looking through glass into a giant aquarium."

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