Continuing this idea of the importance of looking back, I wanted to reflect on some of the teachers that played such an important role in my creative development. 2,334 more words
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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Businessman and Hall of Fame football great Bruce Smith is speaking out about a diversity study the City of Virginia Beach plans to conduct… 284 more words
Jan 23, 2017
Four years after a 68-year-old woman was raped and killed in her Beatrice, Nebraska, home, six people – three men and three women – were convicted of committing the crime together. 1,317 more words
"some of the feelings that led people who had real concerns to choose Trump are in Bruce Smith’s poetry"
(poetry diary 131) I’ve been depressed by the defeated tone of Stephen Burt’s recent Washington Post interview, in which he says that poetry is unlikely to “make America better or ameliorate the mess we’re in now.” There’s a lot of other good bits of the interview, though, including recommendations like this: 188 more words