Joseph Bruchac

Poet, Folklorist, Martial Artist, and Storyteller

Sharing poetry at Caffe Lena.

"Seek knowledge not to form an opinion, but to find an understanding."  - Joe Bruchac (1969)

Performing with his sons Jesse and James.

"We are all shaped by earth and words." - Joe Bruchac (1985)

Joe's writing is inspired by the soil. "Gardening is an integral part of my day during the North Country's warmer moons." 

Teaching Jiu-Jitsu at 81 years young.

“Listen Well. 

Peace to the people, 

Power to the Earth.” - Joe Bruchac (1972)