What role does “place” play in your writing? How can you effectively evoke a place in your writing—be it poetry or prose? How do you write about interior or dreamed spaces? How have travel writers and other authors successfully written about place? Themed lessons will be posted weekly, featuring example poems, articles, essays, and links to additional reading.
Space is still available for the upcoming Writing About Place workshop! Four weeks, online, accessible at your…Continue
Added by Bernadette Geyer on October 19, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments
"Letters on a Japanese Moth" is a found poem that recently appeared in "Every Day Poems".
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 18, 2016 at 8:31am — No Comments
Monday Muse spotlights four noteworthy exhibitions that join art to poetry.
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Monday Muse takes a look at Millicent Borges Accardi's beautifully written collection 'Only More So':
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on October 3, 2016 at 7:12am — No Comments
A profile of Gerald Stern, a much-heralded poet:
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 27, 2016 at 8:35am — No Comments
Monday Muse explores poetry at Hill Center, Washington, D.C., where a new series of in-depth conversations kicks off September 29.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 26, 2016 at 7:35am — No Comments
Posted Thursday's Three on Poetry: a new chapbook and two new full-length collections:
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 22, 2016 at 7:11am — No Comments
Posted trailer for the documentary 'A Late Style of Fire', about poet Larry Levis.
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Today's poetry post looks at TED-Ed's 'The Pleasure of Poetic Pattern':
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 13, 2016 at 6:57am — No Comments
Monday Muse looks at the stellar lineup of poets participating in the 2016-17 O.B. Hardison Poetry Series at Folger Shakespeare Library.
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 12, 2016 at 6:23am — No Comments
The Thought for the Day is provided by Naomi Shihab Nye:
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 11, 2016 at 10:03am — No Comments
Posted a brief profile of poet Alice Oswald and a video in which Oswald reads 'Shadow':
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Posted Monday Muse profile of Katherine E. Young, inaugural Poet Laureate of Arlington, Virginia.
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Posted Thought for the Day, quoting a Marilyn Nelson poem:
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some rhythm haunts this day
angel that would explore eternity goes away
woman, celebrate all women
you look good in champagne
embrace cake and laugh
it is magic, velvet,
moist like joy
slowly smoke the will of
Added by Julie Henderson on September 3, 2016 at 11:23am — No Comments
I've been away but left behind a number of posts for the week. In case you missed the posts, here are the links, beginning with most recent:
9-2-16 All Art Friday
9-1-16 Thursday's Three on Art…Continue
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on September 2, 2016 at 8:33am — No Comments
Today's post is about Lisa Hess Hesselgrave's 'Words & Images' exhibition that includes her paintings and the poems inspired by them
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on August 23, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments
Posted Monday Muse profile of Mississippi's new Poet Laureate Beth Ann Fennelly:
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Posted Monday Muse profile of Wyoming's new Poet Laureate, Eugene M. Gagliano
Added by Maureen E. Doallas on August 15, 2016 at 7:35am — No Comments
Posted brief profile of poet Alvin Feinman and a loook at his collection of complete poems, 'Corrupted into Song':
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