The next step is to become a doctor. Rather than trying to heal others with poetry, I’ll heal others with drugs.
i. i am the vulture that will pick away at your bones
ii. i want to go to starbucks with you and then not order anything
iii. i will eventually die and so will you but that’s okay
i. you will be killed by a hawk possessed by both of our fathers
ii. at the starbucks we will pirate cheap…
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Here is all of the material I wrote for my time as the Poet in Residence for the Poetry School, including why I think the Internet is a good thing for poetry, what I think Internet poetry is and how online translation tools are being used to create new poetry.
(image: Steve Roggenbuck)
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Bad reviews are inevitable. Not everyone is going to enjoy our writing, poetry, movie, whatever creative median we threw ourselves into.
Bad Reviews Come Every Writer’s Way is an article posted at Gatsby’s Abandoned Children last year, but its relevance pushes forth beyond a date.
If you are putting yourself out there, in the public’s eye, in critics’ vision, be prepared.
Paulo Coelho said ”Wri…