Working the line

The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival tweeted this: “Because I’m Italian, you’ll notice my lines are pretty long – I don’t take a breath that often.” -Maria Mazziotti Gillan. How much of poetry is breathing? What you train your body to do, your mind has to work with as materials. Poetry has good bones but […]

Rocking the Page

The BC Learning Network made segments on poets called Rocking the Page where they are reading poems and sharing a secret. I’m not sure if I found them all yet, but there are these: Here’s one by David W. McFadden. Sandra Ridley Stuart Ross Alice Burdick Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang and Wayne Arthurson