From Lowell to Alaska: Poet Tom Sexton Travels Heaven’s River

Born in Lowell in 1940, poet Tom Sexton grew up in a working class neighborhood in the city’s Lower Belvidere section. He graduated from Lowell High School in 1958, and then worked a series of odd jobs, including stints as a landscaper, a milkman and an elevator operator in the Lowell Sun building when it … Continue reading From Lowell to Alaska: Poet Tom Sexton Travels Heaven’s River