Kate Bernadette Benedict

Welcome to the home page of Kate Bernadette Benedict, poet, and erstwhile editor/publisher of three online journals (listed and linked on the right).




Earthly Use: New and Selected Poems

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Poem of the Moment

After Long Days at the Nursing Home, I Return to the Office


Online Journals Published by KateBB

Umbrella
Bumbershoot
Tilt-a-Whirl

Other Poetry Exhibits

Kate’s Poems: An Online Sampler
A Twist of Kate: Light Verse

Special Features

When Bad Poems Happen to Good Poets
Lectio: Sister Kate Reads from her Personal Canon
The Rule of Benedict: Tips for New Poets

Other Exhibits

Self-Interview: Craft and Inspiration
10 Questions for Poetry Editors
Being and Publishing: Ten Questions
Rest on the Flight into Egypt
The (Erstwhile) Blog of Unknowing