On a Thursday afternoon visiting writer Aaron Abeyta came all the way from Colorado to Mount Mercy University for a Q&A, and for a reading of his books and poems. He is a Colorado native and also the mayor of his hometown Antonito, Colorado. In addition, Aaron Abeyta is a professor of English at Adams … More Aaron Abeyta
Author and poet Aaron Abeyta graced Mount Mercy University with his presence on Thursday, September 27 with a reading on some of his literary works. Prior to attending the reading, I had only read his novel Colcha in my Writing and Analysis of Literature class. I found his work to be deep and meaningful. After attending his … More Poet: Aaron Abeyta
Aaron abeyta Granted that this was my first ever visiting writer I did not know what was going to ha[pen. For some reason I expected more, for what reason I do not know. I thought the he would have done more, more of what, I don t know. He stated that for him to name … More abeyta
Reflection on abeyta Beginning with epistolary activity, aaron abeyta writes letters prior to making them into poems. He inspires me to address my prose to someone, like a dedication or a conversation in which the interlocutors are real people. My prose tends to be a conversation with God. Aaron abetya was hinting at a calling … More abeyta
As many of you may know; I am a student currently attending Mount Mercy University. I am enrolled in a class called Writing & Analysis. In this class we look through several poems and tear them apart trying to find the true meaning beyond the words. This opens up a … More No more special than others.
Like many of us, Aaron Abeyta wears many hats in life. He is a mayor, professor, poet, author, coach, husband, father, and a son. The one aspect of his life that has impacted me is his poetry. Abeyta was invited to Mount Mercy, on Thursday, Sept. 27, to share very personal writings from several of … More Saving Lives
On Thursday September 27th Mount Mercy University was glad to welcome Aaron Abeyta, a visiting author, onto campus for the day. Aaron Abeyta is not only an author but a football coach, professor, and mayor of the town of Antonito in Colorado. Aaron Abeyta came to Mount Mercy University to give the students more insight … More Visiting Writer Aaron Abeyta