Coming to A Town Near You? The Itinerant Poetry Librarian

You might find yourself with this young woman as a houseguest one of these days, or you might go to see her presentation or borrow some of her poetry tomes. To answer the question, “What is the point of poetry?” Sara Wingate Gray is traveling the world as an “itinerant poetry librarian”.

Fifteen months ago, Gray, a 29-year-old Brit with a B.A. and M.A. in poetry, shed her belongings, hit the road and has lived as an unpaid, nomadic librarian. Here mum is not too keen on the idea. Find out more from the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.