UPDATE (1/31/2014): UCSB Professor Barry Spacks (1931-2014: College of Creative Studies and Department of English), the first Poet Laureate of Santa Barbara, died this past Tuesday. In memory of his contributions, KCSB-FM is highlighting this thirty-minute podcast of his recent appearance on “Writer’s Cafe.”

On this episode of Writers’ Cafe, Barry Spacks and Teddy Macker share their poems and talk about inspiration, collaboration, and sharing an office. A generous interplay of words and spirit follows.

Finally, Amy Boutell celebrates the end of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) with some ideas for revision. Writers’ Cafe radio is hosted by Santa Barbara Poet Laureate Chryss Yost. This episode originally aired at 9:30 am on Tuesday, November 26, 2013.