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Scattered Rhymes: Deborah Landau

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Ben Pease interviews Deborah Landau on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

Scattered Rhymes: Ben Mirov

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Ben Pease interviews Ben Mirov on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

Scattered Rhymes: Morgan Parker

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Morgan Parker describes herself as equipped with the eyes of a surrealist, ears of an ethnographer, tongue of a cynical comedian, and heart of a brooding sixteen-year old.

Scattered Rhymes: Sarah Schweig

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Sarah Schweig, neighbor to airfields, estrangement, mythology, imagination, opens up about how she came to be a poet of departures. Pardon my inability to pronounce Catullus.

Scattered Rhymes: Josh Bettinger

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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He’s just a west-coast boy, living in New York City, he took the express train to where good poems reside.

Scattered Rhymes: Dawn Marie Knopf

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Dawn Marie Knopf’s poetry feeds off a particularly American mythos: old wives’ tales, Farmer’s Almanacs, the revered stories of American pop heroes before they made it big.

Scattered Rhymes: Evan Hansen

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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I’ve never seen Evan Hansen wear a cowboy hat, but his pensive look in this picture displays the same concern he shows in his poetry for people and the tremendous, unspeakable burdens they carry on a daily basis.

Scattered Rhymes is Coming! Josh Bell

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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The Scattered Rhymes podcast was making itself a home at THEthe. In anticipation of the coming podcast, we are reposting the old episodes from the Scattered Rhymes website.

Solmaz Sharif

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Deborah Landau

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Open the post to see the full text of each poem and a multitude of links about stuff that came up in the interview!

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Frank O’Hara’s “To The Poem”

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Three Poems and an Interview with Ben Mirov

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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He clasped the branches as if they were parts of human arms

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The Melody Ascends Stepwise

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics

A missing Pleiades in the viewable cluster of stars cannot deny us motion though we cannot master its name: there is something you are not telling me standing at the standing stone detained neither by chicken wire nor the upright megalith we imagine pulsing and in so thinking feel the earth beneath us breathe: [...]

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