Poet Susan Edwards
Susan Edwards is a native New Englander who graduated from Wellesley College and worked at the New Yorker Magazine. She was secretary to Katherine White, wife of E. B. White and served on the editorial board of the New York Quarterly. She taught English in Japan and Literary Studies throughout the U.S.
She is a poetry enthusiast and member of A Gathering of Poets which meet at the Ponte Vedra Branch Library. Their book, A Gathering of Poets, is available on Amazon. Susan is delighted to be a Participant of PAM Jam PVB.
Artist William Schleuse
William Schleuse is a retired Psychiatrist and Psychoanalyst who practiced and taught in Houston and Austin for more than forty years. Taking up photography in his fifties, he studied with Barbara Hagen, Nine Francois and several noted photographers in Santa Fe and Maine Photographic Workshops, and studied design with the late Fred Weyrick at Laguna Gloria Art School.
His work has been seen in many juried and invitational shows, in group shows with Austin Fine Art Photographers, and is in many private collections. He has taught Photography at the University of Texas Informal Classes and has presented programs on the history of photography as a medium to community groups.
Musician Sharon Scholl
Sharon Scholl holds a Doctorate in Music and Humanities from Florida State University. She is a retired college professor and was designated Professor Emeritus at Jacksonville University in Florida. She has held fellowships form the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Woodrow Wilson Foundation and earned a Fulbright Fellowship to Turkey.
In addition to being an accomplished Musician and Composer, she is also a writer and poet. Her books include Music and Culture, Death and Humanities and poetry collections: Unauthorized Biographies, All Points Bulletin, Seasons and Summer’s Child. Her poems have appeared in literary anthologies including Oasis, Kalliope, Northwoods and Poetry Motel.
She is long-time church musician and her website freeprintmusic.com holds 30 years of choral and other compositions free for download. She enjoys being part of The Gathering, poets who meet at the Ponte Vedra Library. Their poetry collection, A Gathering of Poets, is available through Amazon as are some of Sharon’s books.