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American Life in Poetry: Column 668


I’ve had a couple of aquariums (or is the plural aquaria?), but I didn’t take very good care of either one. 258 more words

Bukowski in a Sundress

There is a time and place to be depressed.

After reading Bukowski in a Sundress, I feel like that time is all the time. I’m not sure that was… 329 more words

2017 Vancouver Writers Fest

Mortal Trash

Reading poetry again after reading years of culturally irrelevant poetry (because public high schools don’t actually want students to like reading poetry?) is always a surprise. 551 more words

2017 Vancouver Writers Fest


After it ended badly it got so much better
which took a while of course but still
he grew so tender & I so grateful… 101 more words


Episode 278: Brittany Perham!

Episode 278 of The Drunken Odyssey, your favorite podcast about creative writing and literature is available on iTunes, or right click here to download. 62 more words


Kim Addonizio

For you I undress down to the sheaths of my nerves.
I remove my jewelry and set it on the nightstand,
I unhook my ribs, spread my lungs flat on a chair. 42 more words