Robert Williams worked for many years in community organizing, adult education and public policy in the areas of nuclear disarmament and economic justice. He then returned to his first love - teaching. He has been a high school English teacher for the past twenty years. Bob has read his poetry throughout the Bay Area. He and his wife, Nancy, raised their two boys right here in Albany, and he is happy to reading here at home.
is the author of two books of poetry, Shift of Light
and A Bridge to There
. His poems have appeared in numerous journals and e-zines, including Eclectic Literary Forum
, Quarry West
, and The Monterey Poetry Review.
He is a winner of the Ruth Cable Memorial Prize for Poetry
and lives in Monterey, California. His poetry is available at www.georgelober.com