Today, Garrison Keillor read Maria Gillan's poem, "My Daughter at 14: Christmas Dance" as the featured poem on his program, The Writer’s Almanac You can read the poem and hear Keillor's reading.
This is Maria's third appearance on the program. Earlier, Keillor had chosen her poems "Everything We Don’t Want Them to Know" and "Driving into Our New Lives".
Maria's Official Site is at MariaGillan.com. Her latest publication is the poetry and art collection, The Girls in the Chartreuse Jackets.