Comments on: A DOOR COUNTY poetry contest at High Point Inn! Affordable Luxury in a Door County Hotel Sat, 11 Oct 2014 18:39:31 +0000 hourly 1 By: High Point Inn Celebrates the poetry of Norbert Blei « Door County High Points Mon, 18 Apr 2011 02:20:41 +0000 [...] Sponsored by the High Point Inn Poetry Contest Norb Blei has enriched the lives of his readers with truth-telling poetry and prose. He is a journalist, a teacher, a publisher and editor, a novelist and writer of non-fiction, a painter and a poet. His writing brings to life the characters that have surrounded him. From the Czechoslovakian neighborhood where he grew up in Chicago to the rural villages and towns he now observes from his chicken coop/studio in Ellison Bay, Wisconsin. Blei’s character studies never disappoint as he transports readers from the taverns of Door County to the coffee counter at Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant, capturing the banter of everyday life that nourishes the populace of a small community. [...]