As an emerging poet, literary citizenship seems essential to my future. A very buzzy term, it’s a mostly effective barter system of goodwill. You read others’ work, go to their readings, subscribe to their journals, and post their poems, essays, and stories on your social media, and, in return, you hope that they do the same for you. 970 more words
So last week I talked about Literary Citizenship and why I love it. A key, of course, is supporting our fellow authors. In fact, that's what it's all about. Chuck Sambuchino offers 11 ideas for how we can support new books.