Maureen E. Doallas's Blog Posts Tagged 'writer' (151)

Thought for the Day

Posted Thought for the Day: Robert Pinsky on arts education.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/07/thought-for-day_13.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on July 13, 2014 at 9:33am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

The Thought for the Day is from William Faulkner:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/07/thought-for-day.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on July 6, 2014 at 10:08am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short features writer Rebecca Solnit in conversation with Peter Coyote. The two discuss how, in the face of disaster, people become altruistic, resilient, resourceful, and brave.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/07/saturday-short.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on July 5, 2014 at 7:29am — No Comments

National Student Poet Interview

Posted my interview with National Student Poet Sojourner Ahebee. Some background here:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/06/national-student-poet-interview.html

Part 1 of the interview is at TweetSpeak Poetry:…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 25, 2014 at 6:01am — No Comments

George Saunders on Kindness

This is the time of year when students everywhere graduate. Writer George Saunders, who delivered the commencement address to the Syracuse University Class of 2013, offers some timeless advice about kindness in his book 'Congratulations, by the way':

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/06/george-saunders-on-kindness.html ;

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 11, 2014 at 5:13am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Wyoming's Poet Laureate

Monday Muse profiles Wyoming's current Poet Laureate Echo Roy Klaproth.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/06/monday-muse-wyomings-poet-laureate.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on June 2, 2014 at 6:39am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Idaho's Writer-in-Residence

Monday Muse profiles Diane Raptosh, Idaho's current Writer-in-Residence:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/monday-muse-idahos-writer-in-residence.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 26, 2014 at 6:15am — No Comments

Monday Muse Reads 'A Kind of Dream'

Posted Monday Muse, a review of Kelly Cherry's latest novel "A Kind of Dream":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/monday-muse-reads-kind-of-dream.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 19, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

Posted Thought for the Day: lines from a Dennis O'Driscoll poem.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/thought-for-day_18.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 18, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Monday Muse: New Hampshire's Poet Laureate

Posted Monday Muse, a profile of Alice B. Fogel, New Hampshire's current Poet Laureate:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/monday-muse-new-hampshires-poet-laureate.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 12, 2014 at 6:17am — No Comments

Interview with Poet Patty Paine

My interview with poet Patty Paine concludes today at TweetSpeak Poetry. Here is Part 2, "Poetry Can Save You":

http://www.tweetspeakpoetry.com/2014/05/09/interview-poet-patty-paine-part-2-poetry-can-save/

You'll find Part 1, "Write Fearlessly", here:…

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Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 9, 2014 at 6:47am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Oregon's New State Poet Laureate

Monday Muse profiles the new state poet of Oregon, Peter Sears:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/monday-muse-oregons-new-state-poet.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 5, 2014 at 8:15am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

Robert Bly provides Thought for the Day:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/05/thought-for-day.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on May 4, 2014 at 9:11am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Auden Documentary

Monday Muse offers a peek at the documentary "Wystan: The Life, Love and Death of a Poet":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/monday-muse-auden-documentary.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 21, 2014 at 4:26am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

Today's quote is from Gabriel Garcia Marquez, from a Paris Review interview:

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/thought-for-day_13.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 13, 2014 at 10:21am — No Comments

'NotFilm', Beckett Documentary

Samuel Beckett wrote a screenplay for a 24-minute motion picture starring Buster Keaton. That film is the subject of Ross Lipman's in-production documentary, 'NotFilm', for which I've posted a trailer. The clip includes a rare audio recording of Beckett.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/04/notfilm-beckett-documentary.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on April 3, 2014 at 5:27am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short is a brief video of English poet and playwright Roger McGough reading from his collection "As Far As I Know":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/saturday-short_29.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 29, 2014 at 7:03am — No Comments

Monday Muse: Louisiana's French-Language Poet

Monday Muse profiles Zachary Richard, Louisiana's first French-language Poet Laureate.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/monday-muse-louisianas-french-language.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 17, 2014 at 5:31am — No Comments

Thought for the Day

Today's quote is from "Pantheon" in Allan Peterson's "Fragile Acts":

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/thought-for-day_16.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 16, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Saturday Short

Today's short features Oliver Jeffers, an award-winning children's book writer and illustrator.

http://writingwithoutpaper.blogspot.com/2014/03/saturday-short_15.html

Added by Maureen E. Doallas on March 15, 2014 at 8:36am — No Comments

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