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The Figure 5 in Gold: so famous it has its own video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnJT4aN6Jwk

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On Formal Poetry & Skin Color

  • Do you write formal poetry?

You might want to start putting together your submission to Measure Review.

Guided by the editorial vision of Ashley Anna McHugh, Measure Review, an online magazine of formal poetry, will advance the legacy of Measure. 234 more words

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On Arousal, Dominance, & Playing It Right

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Remember two factors: arousal and dominance. Put them to good use. “Both anger and excitement are high-arousal emotions. Dominance…is the feeling of being in control. 120 more words

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Smoke - Incense of a New Church by Charles Demuth

A swirl of smoke forms a halo in the night. It takes shape from a window, encircles the lamp posts, frantically strides the narrowest paved streets of the city to finally vanish on the horizon of the sky. 108 more words

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The Voice of Silence vs. Performance Art, or Is Poetry Meant to Be Read Out Loud?

Here’s what Philip Larkin said in his 1982 interview with The Paris Review (“Art of Poetry” series):

  • “Hearing a poem, as opposed to reading it on the page, means you miss so much—the shape, the punctuation, the italics, even knowing how far you are from the end.
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