Remembering Robbie Lucke: A Poets Memory
August 15, 2018
Editor’s Note: This was submitted to the Big Sandy Mountaineer this week and we felt it was appropriate to publish in the Blaine County Journal as well.
Author’s Note: This poem is republished here in honor of Robert Lucke, who loved poetry and kept it alive in the Mountaineer for so many years. He inspired this poem when he described his grandmother’s prairie garden to me with such admiration and nostalgia. Both of my grandmothers were Big Sandy homesteaders who also had gardens.
My Clawiter grandparents were early Big Sandy homesteaders around 1900. My mother was Ella Clawiter and...