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Scattered Rhymes: Sampson Starkweather Part 1

by Ben Pease Scattered Rhymes
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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 […]

Poem of the Week: Bianca Stone

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The People of Distress

Poem of the Week: Margarita Delcheva

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“It”s Fair”

Poem of the Week: Bianca Stone

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Practicing Vigilance

Poem of the Week: Sampson Starkweather

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Federal Bureau of Investigation

Why I Hate “The Arts”

by Joe Weil Aesthetics
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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.

Scattered Rhymes: Paige Taggart

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Ben Pease interviews Paige Taggart on the Scattered Rhymes podcast.

Poem of the Week: Peter Shippy

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[Extract from My Ragged Company, #19]

Scattered Rhymes: Ken Chen

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Ben Pease interviews Ken Chen on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

Scattered Rhymes: Colin Cheney

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Ben Pease interviews Colin Cheney on the Scattered Rhymes Podcasts.

Scattered Rhymes: Solmaz Sharif

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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Ben Pease interviews Solmaz Sharif on the Scattered Rhymes Podcast.

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

by Ben Pease Poetry and Poetics
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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.

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