Ben Pease

Scattered Rhymes: Sampson Starkweather Part 1

September 1, 2012
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Click here to listen to the interview! from KING OF THE FOREST from City of Moths   My friend thinks that poetry has nothing to do with words. Poetry she says, is a mountain. An actual mountain. A thing that fools climb simply “because it’s there.” Poetry is there, but why do we constantly feel […]

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Poem of the Week: Bianca Stone

July 27, 2012
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The People of Distress

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Poem of the Week: Margarita Delcheva

July 20, 2012
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“It”s Fair”

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Poem of the Week: Bianca Stone

July 13, 2012
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Practicing Vigilance

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Poem of the Week: Sampson Starkweather

July 6, 2012
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Federal Bureau of Investigation

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Why I Hate “The Arts”

August 31, 2011
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Perhaps it is the ends of art I hate–the way it is “valued” rather than integrated into the dynamic of being alive.

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Scattered Rhymes: Paige Taggart

June 27, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Paige Taggart on the Scattered Rhymes podcast.

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Poem of the Week: Peter Shippy

May 5, 2011
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[Extract from My Ragged Company, #19]

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Scattered Rhymes: Ken Chen

March 5, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Ken Chen on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

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Scattered Rhymes: Colin Cheney

February 26, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Colin Cheney on the Scattered Rhymes Podcasts.

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Scattered Rhymes: Solmaz Sharif

February 19, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Solmaz Sharif on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

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Scattered Rhymes: Deborah Landau

February 12, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Deborah Landau on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

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Scattered Rhymes: Ben Mirov

February 5, 2011
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Ben Pease interviews Ben Mirov on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

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Scattered Rhymes: Morgan Parker

January 29, 2011
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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.

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Scattered Rhymes: Sarah Schweig

January 22, 2011
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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.

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Scattered Rhymes: Josh Bettinger

January 15, 2011
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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.

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