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“Contemplations” on a Massachusetts Poet: American Muse

January 16, 2013
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The story of Cain is built into the founding mythos of America, whose people were cast out of Europe to violently master “uncivilized” land.

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St. Kilda: Ali Alizadeh

January 12, 2013
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Poem of the Week: Amy King

January 11, 2013
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AND THEN WE SAW THE DAUGHTER OF THE MINOTAUR

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The Mimic Sea

January 10, 2013
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She took her sweet time, I suspect, in order to release something rare, special, and dangerous — a finished book.

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“Contemplations” on a Massachusetts Poet: A Neo-Platonic Quest

January 9, 2013
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The ecstasies of the “secular” are sacred.

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What Ingrid Bergman Wanted: Ivy Alvarez

January 5, 2013
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Poem of the Week: Rosebud Ben-Oni

January 4, 2013
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To the Night Shark

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Interview with Michael Homolka [AUDIO]

January 3, 2013
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The Eggshell Parade brings you a The Noisy Reading Series reading and interview from poet Michael Homolka. Mike reads his poem “Family V,” which appears in the inaugural issue of Phoenix in the Jacuzzi Journal.

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“Contemplations” on a Massachusetts Poet: Introduction and Form

January 2, 2013
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Bradstreet is an outlier of most received literary groupings.

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The Book of Knowledge

January 1, 2013
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So, thus far, I am both annoyed and delighted all at once, and I have a sneaking suspicion the poet would not mind that I be both annoyed (or irritated/agitated like a clam) and delighted all at once.

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Fridge: Dvid ‘Ghostboy’ Stravanger

December 29, 2012
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Poem of the Week: DéLana R.A. Dameron

December 28, 2012
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FIRST SNOW

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The Poetry Object: Sarah Jane Norman

December 22, 2012
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Abendessen

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Poem of the Week: L. Lamar Wilson

December 21, 2012
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Dear Uncle Sam

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‘Remembering Mary’: An Interview With Mary Jarrell

December 20, 2012
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In 2002, I had the privilege of interviewing Ms Jarrell for a proposed documentary on the World War II air war, and the literature that had defined it. Though the project never came to fruition, the interview was, of course, invaluable in its own way, and took on a life of its own.

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A Primer on Writing and Imagery (for those who want it)

December 19, 2012
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You will hear in workshops: “Show, don’t tell,” but that’s a bunch of malarkey. It should be: “Show what tells.”

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