Local Poet Margaret McGowan Announces Publication of “Ancestors & Other Poems”

Ancestors and Other Poems is a self-published book of poetry available on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B09919JSGB/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1627581053&sr=1-1 

Many of the poems focus on growing up in a working-class neighborhood. The title poem depicts facets of self-realization.

Margaret McGowan is a poet who lives in Schenectady with her husband Mike. She was also read at open mics early on in the local poetry scene when she was known as Margaret Smalec.