Hello. I’m Jay Ruud and I’m glad you’re here.

Jay Ruud’s Poetry With Dogs

My lovely wife and I have dogs. We take our dogs for walks. I recite poetry to my dogs. The dogs enjoy the poetry, and the walking.

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Gwendolyn Brooks’ “We Real Cool”

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Gerald Vizenor’s “North Dakota”

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David Berman’s “Imagining Defeat”