Dr. James G. Piatt is the author of two poetry books, “The Silent Pond” and “Ancient Rhythms.” His third poetry book is scheduled for release in late 2014. He lives in California, 30 minutes from a river and mountains on one side, and 30 minutes from the ocean and sand on the other. He has had over 500 poems, published in over 50 magazines from all over the world. His poem, “The Night Frog” was nominated for best of web 2013. His books are available on Amazon and Barnes and Noble.