Line Breaks

Composition and Instinct: An Interview with Cesca Janece Waterfield

February 20, 2013
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I try to rely on composition as much or more than instinct.

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Learning from Arbitrary Grids

September 19, 2012
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We can enter a poem in an almost limitless number of ways–through its imagery, its social underpinnings, its meaning, its rhythms, its sentence structure, its line breaks.

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How to Edit Poems in a Workshop (Towards a Different Kind of Workshop, Part III)

October 30, 2010
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Break up into groups, something they love to do now-a-days: Line/space coach, image/word choice coach, rhythm/syntax coach, and meaning/subtext coach.

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Google Uses Wittgenstein

February 23, 2010
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Canada, it’s spring-break time. We’ve already got trees budding. Actually, many schools have gotten the whole Winter Olympics off for two or three weeks of extended spring break drunkenness. I’ve been glued to CTV for the last week or so, watching my new favorite sport: curling. No joke, this game is intense.

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