by Ed Mako
In Treading Water, the poet speaks to the child in us who never ceases to question the unending mysteries of the universe. In his poems of love and human longing and life?s wonderment, Mako presents the reader with avenues to explore our own feelings about who we are, where we came from, and why we are here in this fascinating world.
About the Author
Ed Mako was born in Dickson City, Pennsylvania. As a boy, he attended Girard College in Philadelphia, a school for fatherless orphans. He has also attended the University of Scranton, Pennsylvania, and St. Thomas University in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He has a BA in English, Psychology, Sociology, and Education and a Master's degree in Education. His career has included everything form short order cook to high school teacher to mayor of Lakeville, Minnesota.