One Pause Poetry
A new poetry media resource has opened up shop on the interwebs: check out One Pause Poetry. The mission of One Pause Poetry is to “make poetry accessible to all. We are non-academic and non–market-driven. One Pause Poetry honors diversity and quality in our selection process and is dedicated to supporting Michigan poets. We select…
From Busboys and Poets
What you can’t hear in the beginning is me explaining that the poem titles in Nanopedia come from neologisms of American origin, or words or terms that have been corrupted by American culture in some way.
Sunday! Sunday! Sunday!
I’m reading on Sunday at the Baltimore Book Festival, along with poets Cherrie Amour, Buzz Mauro, and Ines Rivera. If you can’t be there, here’s a poem from The First Risk, read at the Decatur Book Festival. Many thanks to Cleo Creech for the video and Lambda Literary for posting it on their website this…
Decatur Book Festival
Beau and I got back late yesterday afternoon from our long, lovely holiday weekend in Decatur, where I was fortunate enough to be a part of the Decatur Book Festival. My visit was sponsored by the Atlanta Queer Literary Festival, a fabulous event in its own right. AQLF is having a fundraiser on Sept 10…
If you want a fun weekend, just put Collin and Reb and Gideon into it. (She sums it up better than me.)
Last night at Story/Stereo, I discovered: Tony and I wore the same shirt to the event. What are the odds? That has certainly never happened to me before. In a related story, I saw one of the contestants on Ru Paul’s Drag Race wearing a sweater I own. When Kathleen read from this collection, I…