|An astrologer once told Rose Lobel that the stars were
at war with
themselves on the day that she was born. She leans toward believing
since a series of mishaps during her birth has left her dealing with
Nonetheless, she has become a poet, a prose writer
(under the name K.
R. Lobel) a single mother, and quite possibly the world’s only
radio programmer (for 27 years she did a music show called What’s New
KZSC in Santa Cruz, California.)
She lives with a dog and a garden, tucked away in the
hills that border
the Monterey Bay.