You Will Be Held Accountable
Because I am super serious about my 2018 Literary Boss To Do List, I made a Google Sheet to track my progress on each of the areas I indicated would be a priority. I’m pleased to report that it is only January 11 but I am just three items away from having all my January…
The New Year
First, this post owes a big debt of gratitude to Kelli Russell Agodon. A few months ago, Kelli tweeted about “the old days” when poets blogged widely and regularly. I, too, missed that spirit of community, and in the tweets that followed from others, a movement took back its shape, and many, many poets committed…
Found Haiku from my Sorority Row post
And I didn’t see oneinstance of rolly doe eyeswhen she was on screen. Courtesy of Haiku Finder, Tweeted by @christianbok today.
We’re in a Fight
I have a poem up over at Quarrel, the latest brainchild of the inimitable Dustin Brookshire. For the blog, participating poets select five words from suggestions made by bloggers-at-large, compose poems using the words, and then publicly revise the poem toward completion. Companion bloggers are the following favorite people of mine: Christopher Hennessy Dustin Brookshire…
OMG That’s My Jam
I’m toying with a new sidebar feature here at kinemapoetics right now. “OMG That’s My Jam” will chronicle my five favorite songs for the week (or however long, you see how often I change that weekly stuff). But readers beware: the songs are likely finely crafted, endlessly singable, and may lead to conspicuous consumerism.
Go Here Now
Although it’s not a part of my day-to-day life anymore, Hayden’s Ferry Review will always have a place in my heart. The new managing editor, Beth Staples, has put together a lively new blog site, complete with a unique podcast series to enrich everyone’s experience with the journal. You’ll remember the latest issue was a…