We are honored to have NH State Poet Laureate, Alice Fogel, present the poetry of Eleanor Vinton, the state's 2nd Laureate.
From NH Book Notes:
Sounding Piquant Versesby Eleanor Vinton (Portland, Me.: Falmouth Publishing House, 1940)
This volume was Eleanor Vinton's first published book of poems. She lived most of her adult life in Concord, NH. Eleanor Vinton was named as the secondNew Hampshire Poet Laureate in August 1972 by GovernorWalter Peterson who called her on July 25th (her birthday) to notify her of her appointment. She was suggested for the post, which was a life-time appointment at that time, by