Meet a Poppy: Amy Sue Nathan

Meet a Poppy: Amy Sue Nathan

Five things you probably don’t know about me … 1. I lived in 5 states in 9 years. PA, NJ, IL, OH, and AZ. Started over each time, with kids and a dog. Then we went back to IL where we spent 18 years. The crazy thing here isn’t all the moving, as much as I never...
Meet a Poppy: Sonja Yoerg

Meet a Poppy: Sonja Yoerg

Two truths and a lie … 1. Until my daughters became teenagers, they were completely convinced my full name was Sonja Ingrid Elizabeth Toadfish Yoerg. 2. Speaking of daughters, I gave birth to my second one at home—by accident. Oops. 3. In college I met Prince...

Meet a Poppy: Kelly Simmons

Some poppies grow in manicured gardens and some grow wild where you least expect to find them. I guess by traditional measures I’m a Wild Poppy. Didn’t finish college, almost didn’t finish high school, and the fact that I have been married for over 20 years is...
Meet a Poppy: Cathy Lamb

Meet a Poppy: Cathy Lamb

Five Mildly Interesting Things About Me. 1. I have perfected the art of procrastination via gardening. I currently, in the midst of gardening season here in Oregon, would rather haul a huge amount of rock and dirt than write. I have become somewhat obsessive about...
Meet a Poppy: Susan Bishop Crispell

Meet a Poppy: Susan Bishop Crispell

Two truths and a lie: The preacher called me by my sister’s name during my wedding. I have a “Mischief Managed” Harry Potter tattoo. My grandmother used to try and scrub off my freckles because she thought they were dirt. More about Susan on her bio...
Meet a Poppy: Kerstin March

Meet a Poppy: Kerstin March

5 Facts about Kerstin 1. Her family moved from Minneapolis to a small town when she was ten years old. One of the first friends she made at her new school was a sweet boy who had beautiful, big brown eyes. Sixteen years later, she married that boy, and now they have...