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August 04, 2014

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There will be a memorial reading at the Strand Bookstore for Tom, on his birthday, November 3:details on Facebook at Tom Weatherly: Kith and Kin Memorial Reading.

Larry Neal taught MauMau American Cantos in my lit class at Williams College in 1974. I met Weatherly at a poetry reading, a few years later, shocked that he was as young and beautiful as he was and my understanding of verse was deepened and transformed. I mourn his departure deeply.

WE'd usually meet biking. He insisted that I wear a helmet. I do. He also insisted I wear two little rear-view mirrors on the helmet., I hope to get around to doing that, too. Miss this True Poet!

Hello, would you happen to know how I can get in touch with his literary estate for permission?

Wonderful tribute to my father...still can’t believe he is gone

You can contact me and Mrs. Wasserman.

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