Poem of the Week: “On Three Hats of My Father’s” by Donald Stinson

By: Edward Byrne Last Updated: June 13, 2013

vprThe VPR Poem of the Week is Donald Stinson’s “On Three Hats of My Father's,” which appears in the Fall/Winter 2004-2005 issue (Volume VI, Number 1) of Valparaiso Poetry Review.

Donald Stinson has had poems published in Briar Cliff Review, Loonfeather, Southwestern American Literature, and Verve. He teaches writing, literature, and humanities at Northern Oklahoma College.

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