Interview With Sarah Ann Winn (Poet & Author Of Portage, Sundress Publications, 2015)

Interview With Sarah Ann Winn (Poet & Author Of Portage, Sundress Publications, 2015)

I like to add humor to my pieces, and sometimes it works out better than others. I really admire Julia Child, and had just visited her kitchen in the Smithsonian. After a couple of false starts (poems that were probably fine, but really didn't feel true to who she was as a person), I started looking through Mastering the Art of French Cooking at the library, and realized quickly that although I admired her, these recipes were far beyond me. After that liberating realization, it was easier to invent advice she might give to me as a person, while cooking, which I think would not just be how to cook.

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