Monday morning show

Minneapolis poet, Tony Plocido cut his teeth down-south in the Kansas City poetry scene, but in this poem, "Orchestrations," he heads up-north to sort things out

Emily Derke on Call of the Wild

Feb 12, 2018

On Call of the Wild Milt Lee talks to basket maker Emily Derke about her baskets and the many practical uses she has for them living in her  yurt outside of Dora Lake, Minnesota.

Have you ever wondered if technology adapts to our needs, or if our needs adapt to technology? This week, Minneapolis based writer Ali O'Reilly gives us "A Short History of the Telephone" and tries to split the distance between the two.

Milt Lee visits with Nate Johnson who resides in a yurt with his partner Emily Derke near Dora Lake, Minnesota.  Nate talks about living off the land through hunting, fishing, wild ricing, gardening and beaver trapping.

When Minnesota Poet Laureate Joyce Sutphen sees her child, she sees a lot more. Here she is reading her poem "Defying Gravity".