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West Virginia and Quantum Physics: Small Things Matter TEDxLewisburg

Crystal Good presents at TEDx Lewisburg 2013

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Boom Boom The Poem Video

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First came the Boom a video shot by Jeff Getner and then the Boom Boom shot by Paul Corbit Brown and edited by  I hope you will watch these videos and be moved to share your voice in the dialogue … Continue reading

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The CreativeTYPE: Valley Girl Heidi Richardson Evans

I recently started a new job  with West Virginia State University as the “Extension Service Interim Assistant Director for Development” – long title for fundraising and marketing. It feels good to be back on campus — the place I wrote Valley … Continue reading

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Appalachian Mountain Advocates

This week I journey to Lewisburg, WV for the  Appalachian Mountain Advocates Nov. 17the Boom Boom fundraiser. I love Lewisburg. Its one of the coolest small towns in America.  Really. It is. I’m honored that my poem, “Boom Boom,” inspired … Continue reading

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Valley Girl – New Video & Book Cover Sneak Peek!

Crystal is in Virginia today for the Virginia Festival of the Book. Students at James Madison University will be studying and discussing her poetry chapbook, Valley Girl, at the Furious Flower Poetry Center. You may not be in Harrisonburg today, … Continue reading

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“Zero” – a poem for Tunk players

This is one of my favorite poems — it takes me back to the days of  high school 7th period study hall. If you play Tunk, this poem is for you. ZERO You go, You pluck, Quit reading my cards. … Continue reading

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“BOOM BOOM” – a reading by Crystal Good

I see the mountain as a woman. This poem is about strip mining as much as it is about gender. Continue reading

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WV Mourning – a poem by Crystal Good

Video reposted from CAFE Huntington.

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Let’s Get It Started!

Well folks, it’s that time again — the Greenbrier Classic weekend in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia, and the Black Eyed Peas are performing.  I guess it’s no co-inky-dink that I would win the CAFE (Creative Arts Funding Endeavor) Huntington with my BOOM! … Continue reading

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