Spokane Authors &
Lester L. Smith
is a free-lance poet who has authored over 30,000 poems. His first poem was
published in 1938. His poems are found everywhere including the White House and
the Vatican. He has resided in the Spokane Valley since 1948. Lester is a retired business
consultant and is an active in the Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce. At 82,
Lester continues to write poems. He says of himself, Ive never achieved what
you would call a burnout.