<> Bob Casey is a poet, writer, educator, speaker, and presenter. More importantly, he is a seeker. He sees life as an adventurous journey with innumerable lessons to be learned along the way. From everyday experiences to the special life-changing ones, all impact who we are as well as the person we will become. His poetry and writing often focus on these life events.
He spent much of his professional life in Ohio as an educator, consultant, and now a professional writer. He has sailed, cycled, hiked, and traveled extensively throughout the world. A favorite memory is the year spent in New Zealand on a teaching Fulbright. Later, his first book, The Wanderer: A Poetical Journey, published in 2002 focused on his around the world trip and the insights gained. His second book, Wisdom from the Journey, published in 2004 was a compilation of poems, vignettes, and recommendations from the Poetical Journal, an Internet newsletter that is published monthly for thousands of subscribers residing in all fifty states and sixty-nine countries. Bob has also had numerous poems and articles published in anthologies and magazines.> <> “Poet Bob,” as his car license plate declares, is president of the Ohio Poetry Association. This position allows him to interact with some of the nation’s top poets. He is also one of the founding members of the Apple Valley Poets, a small group of outstanding poets residing in north central Ohio.
His many other interests include yoga, tai chi, cycling, photography, wine collecting, and reading. He currently resides in Fredericktown, Ohio. >
For more information about Bob, visit his website, http://www.poeticaljourneys.com.