Norbert Krapf


Someone’s eyes

always light

a dark universe.



Norbert Krapf, Indiana Poet Laureate, has published a  poetry and jazz CD with pianist-composer Monika Herzig, Imagine  Indiana in Music and Words (Acme Records); a memoir, The Ripest  Moments: A Southern Indiana Childhood (Indiana Historical Society Press, 2008) and a selection of 175 poems written 1971-2007, Bloodroot: Indiana Poems (IU Press, 2008). WordTech Editions will publish Sweet Sister Moon, love poems and tributes to women. For more info about his work and IPL activities and photos, visit