David Holper is a writer, poet and teacher at College of the Redwoods. He is the City of Eureka's inaugural poet laureate (2019-2021). Holper has published several books of poetry, including "The Bridge" (SequoiaSong Publications) and "64 Questions" (March Street Press) . He has published stories in Grand Street, the New Virginia Review, and Callaloo.
This is a written poem created in early 2021, by Eureka's Poet Laureate, David Holper. This is included in "Poetry on the Edge," the FB group Holper started for the community.