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A toppling we will go!

Welcome to the Matriarchy!

We wore the the much anticipated t-shirts we’d ordered from Red Bubble at work on Friday, and got as many compliments from the menfolk as we did from the womenfolk. 312 more words

Eileen Myles

Eileen Myles - An American Poem

I was born in Boston in
1949. I never wanted
this fact to be known, in
fact I’ve spent the better
half of my adult life… 660 more words

On Writing



I can’t remember the 2nd
time I hurt you—

it was dark & someplace
in that darkness
was the thing I did.

You weren’t the target, I… 98 more words


Eileen Myles's Poem on the Profession

Eileen Myles was born 67 years ago today. Here’s a poem from one of her first collections, Sappho’s Boat

Poem on the Profession
by… 100 more words


10th Meeting: December 1st

Back by popular demand! Poetry videos. Plus, one written poem suggested by Olivia.

Here’s “Bad Ideas” by Joseph Capehart

And here’s another one: “Dear God of Hiccups” by Rebecca Mae… 20 more words