James Tyner http://kvpr.org en Fresno Poet Laureate James Tyner: 'Fresno Helped Save Me' http://kvpr.org/post/fresno-poet-laureate-james-tyner-fresno-helped-save-me <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When poet James </span>Tyner<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was a child, he faced an uncertain&nbsp;future, including time spent homeless, and living in tough, gang-ridden neighborhoods in Southern California. He says two things helped "save" him: a love of literature and the city of Fresno. </span></p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 23:06:01 +0000 Joe Moore 16596 at http://kvpr.org Fresno Poet Laureate James Tyner: 'Fresno Helped Save Me'