There's no one-size fits all in modern poetry. Jean Bansemer writes from her experiences as an American wife, mother, teacher, and business woman.
Jean brings unique, but everyday insights to each of her writings. Read the reviews and pick up your copies of Jean's books today!
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Jean's compilations of poetry include discussion questions after each passage. Her first book, 2020 Hindsight, was written as a time capsule during America's lockdown in 2020. Reflect upon the pandemic, divisions, and moments of levity.
Along Came 22, published in April 2022, is a collection of free verse, lyrical poems and short stories.
Podcaster, Marian Andrew invited Jean to talk with her in 2021 about 2020 Hindsight. Good conversation!
Find out more about Jean and her books in this article from the East Bonner County Library.
What's she doing today? Jean's writing a fictional novel about a teacher. Stay tuned! She hopes this book will be completed by summer 2023.
Jean's books are sold at the following independent book sellers near you:
Auntie's Books- Spokane, WA (509) 838-0206
The Corner Book Store- Sandpoint, ID (208) 265-2886
Jean started publishing articles and short stories for magazines as a freelance writer in 2005, but then jumped in early to search engine optimization in 2008 and founded My Web Writers from 2010-2017, a company which created SEO content for thousands of web pages for mid-sized companies. Jean closed My Web Writers after she and her family moved to Idaho, but she kept the blog. Through Sagle Marketing, Jean continues to assist select clients (like Sandpoint Writers On the Lake).