The stump is a platform of blond wood / in the gray winter… / It is a door into the underground of old summers. - Donald Hall, “Stump” The Stump is where our contributors stand to read their work aloud to the wide web-audience. Below are audio recordings of select contributors reading their poems, stories, essays, and literary shade from the pages of Cherry Tree.
Pamela Hart reads…
Listen to the poem “Landay” read by the author herself.
Matthew Lippman reads…
Listen to the poems “Rumination on Annoyance,” “Dunkin Donuts Parking Lot,” and “Far Off Land of Manhood” read by the author himself.
Laura Madeline Wiseman reads…
Listen to the poems “The Bottleer’s Daughter,” “Note to Love,” and “Succumbing to Decoded Messages” read by the author herself.
Juliana Gray Reads…
Listen to the poems “The Name of Action,” “This Vision,” and “I Take My Leave” read by the author herself.