David Garrison reads Robert Brimm's poem, "When Words Fell."

David Garrison reads Ed Davis' poem, "The Hand That Feeds."

Maxine Skuba reads her poem, "What I Meant To Say."

Janeal Ravndal reads Barbara Astor's poem," Twin."

Conrad Balliet reads Lianne Spidel's poem, "Walking In Ireland"

Myrna Stone reads her poem, "From the Kitchen."

Professor Harold Bloom made his first appearance in the Book Nook in 1998 when he came on the show to talk about his book "Shakespeare: The Invention of the Human." Bear in mind that 20 years ago we were in the fledgling days of the internet as a form of mass communication. WYSO had only recently gone on-line with a web-site and those of us who were on the radio station staff at that time had not even had e-mail addresses for very long. Those were different times. During the early days of the commercial internet bandwidth, storage, and memory were still daunting and often expensive issues.

Lori Gravley reads Kathy Austin's poems, "Sweet October" and "Change of Season."

Janeal Ravndal reads her poem, "Chicory."

Conrad Balliet reads Gary Pacernick's poem, "Jahrzeit."