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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


Short story: The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allen Poe.

Poem: Blues for Dante Alighieri by Kim Addonizio, listened to on the Poem of the Day podcast, from June 2017. 30 more words

The Ray Bradbury Challenge

Poem of the Week, by Kim Addonizio

Once I had a friend who shared my love of strong flavors. We would buy things like kimchee and Limburger cheese and pesto that was mostly garlic and sit at the small kitchen table in the 4th-floor walkup I shared with my sister eating it.  309 more words

Kim Addonizio says:

“Love me like a
wrong turn
on a bad road
late at night.”

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This is the Aina Nalu villas, two blocks from Front Street, in Lahaina, Maui. In January, 2018, you could be there, enjoying a week of “play and messing around, and at the same time about following some given rules and restrictions” with… 23 more words