Arts and Culture

Jeffrey Skinner, formerly a private investigator, is the author of five books of poetry, most recently Salt Water Amnesia (2005), and two anthologies of poems, Last Call: Poems on Alcoholism, Addiction, and Deliverance; and Passing the Word: Poets and Their Mentors.

He recently penned The 6.5 Practices of Moderately Successful Poets: A Self-Help Memoir for Sarabande Books.

Skinner joined WFPL's Erin Keane on Byline to discuss writing, investigating, and effective working methodologies.

Brad Yost is a producer for WFPL News and Louisville Public Media.