Monthly Archives: January 2011
Begin with I. Talk about the ways he hurt you. And how you feel about women in politics. Tell all the stories of your childhood. Write out your rape, your miscarriage, your failed marriage, your best friend’s suicide. Write about … Continue reading
I was terrified of making my first batch of vegan pancakes, and I didn’t have any recipe on hand… So I winged it and they turned out AMAZING. 1 cup bisquik 3/4 cup almond milk 1 heaping tbs veganaise (vegan … Continue reading
“The Persistence of Time” by Salvador Dali. The above painting is to serve as your inspiration… for a sestina. Sestina’s are one of many particular forms for a poem, and this one was invented by a twelfth century mathematician … Continue reading
So we’ve made it on to Notable New York. I think that means Thomas Fucaloro and I are worth checking out this Friday, January 21, 2011 at Son of a Pony poetry, Cornelia Street Cafe. http://therumpus.net/2011/01/notable-new-york-this-week-117-123/
I keep going back. My points are adding up, I’m told. But they didn’t like my fingernail poem.
This Sunday, January 16, 2011, will be my first New York City poetry feature! http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=154290637953693 Jujomukti Tea Lounge 211 E 4th Street (btw Ave A and Ave B)
Write about your favorite tree. Why is it your favorite? When did you fall in love with it? Who, if any one, does it remind you of? Do not use the word tree in your piece.