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Daily Poet -- Kim Addonizio

The First Line Is The Deepest

I have been one acquainted with the spatula,
the slotted, scuffed, Teflon-coated spatula

that lifts a solitary hamburger from pan to plate, 198 more words


A Virtual Interview with Susan Rooke

Poet Susan Rooke will be the featured reader on Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 7:15 to 9:00 at BookWoman (5501 N. Lamar) for May’s 2nd Thursday Poetry Reading and Open Mic. 1,843 more words


"Glass" by Kim Addonizio

In every bar there’s someone sitting alone and absolutely absorbed
by whatever he’s seeing in the glass in front of him,
a glass that looks ordinary, with something clear or dark… 456 more words


flawed courtship

 a persona of flawed courting

“flawed courtship”

the twitch of my small black wheel

front left

forgotten gauze strangling my caster,
screaming against linoleum – I run… 2,044 more words


“What Do Women Want?”

I want a red dress.
I want it flimsy and cheap,
I want it too tight, I want to wear it
until someone tears it off me. 171 more words


AWP Observations

Observations from AWP 15: Day 1

  • Dinty W. Moore stopped by our booth on the first day of the bookfair to look at the free matchbooks we were giving away.
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