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Vallum Poem of the Week: "18. Octane" by Michael Quilty

18. Octane

I am running on glass.
Carafes and flutes are overturned.
The ditch follows every curve,
every camber is a spine going up, and out. 175 more words


REMINDER:Brownstone Poets presents Bernard Block and Friends-Peter Blaxill and Joe Lobell, December 5, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant


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Brownstone Poets presents Bernard Block and Friends—Peter Blaxill and Joe Lobell, December 5, 2015, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. 510 more words

How Dancers Learn to Smile

You’re in dance class practising a performance piece and the teacher calls ‘smile’! One thought after another goes through your head.

Does she mean me? Am I smiling enough?

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The Boiler House Reading, Tupelo Press/MASSMoCA Residency, November 2015 on Vimeo

The Boiler House at MASS MoCA poetry reading on November 18, 2015 was given by Tupelo Press Writing Conference poets in the order of their readings: Kyle Laws, Donna Fleischer, Gail Dimaggio, James Sneed, Kay Morgan, Victoria G. 25 more words

Joanne Corey reblogged this on Top of JC's Mind and commented:

Another chance to share the awesome video the Boiler House Poets made at Mass MoCA during our residency there with Tupelo Press in North Adams MA. Re-blogging this from fellow Boiler House Poet Donna Fleischer's blog. Hop on over there and enjoy!

The Bird Comes Out

The Bird Comes Out
© Richard Allan Burns August 2015

Minutes before the bird comes out
and takes the stage
our family is scattered about the house… 280 more words


Maverick Mayhem: Miriam Gamble and Peter Mackay (Poetry reading, 4th December)

Colpitts Poetry has so far brought to Durham three pioneering female poets, and two wits; now it’s time for some maverick mayhem. Join Miriam Gamble and Peter Mackay for a provocative evening of poetry. 72 more words


Vallum Poem of the Week: "Cailloux Incisés" by Nicole Brossard (translated by Robert Majzels and Erín Moure)

Cailloux Incisés

certains mots dit-on ne reviennent jamais
comme avant se poser sur la langue
pour se fondre en nous atune

souvent je parle court… 438 more words