August 19, 2017, Ripton, VT: Class, “Poems from Genesis and the Genesis of Poems” (for Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference participants).
September 16, 2017, Pacifica: Reading with Lisa Rosenberg, Florey’s Book Company, 2120 Palmetto Ave, 7 PM.
October 22, 2017, Claremont: Reading with Carol V. Davis, Fourth Sundays at the Claremont Library, 208 Harvard Ave, 2 PM.
November 14, 2017, Oakland: California College of the Arts, 5212 Broadway.
Winter Quarter 2018: Poetry Workshop through the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program.
Late March-early April 2018: Indiana, Iowa, Illinois (details forthcoming).
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The Teachers Tournament is in reruns right now–last week was the quarterfinals, and this week we have three days of semifinals and then the two-day final. So I’ll wait to finish this account until the reruns are over. Two events … Continue reading
The Harvard Review is hosting a celebratory “Renga for Obama” on the conclusion of our 44th president’s second term. A renga is a Japanese collaborative form consisting of linked stanzas composed in pairs. A new pair of stanzas appears each day—a traditional haiku(which … Continue reading
On the morning of New Year’s Day, I drove out to Newbury Park to pick up my daughter from a friend’s house. (I passed the Newbury Park library branch, which was closed, of course, but noticed that it looks like a … Continue reading
Also from socallitlist, an opportunity from the poetry magazine Rattle for Angelenos (that’s my preferred spelling, no disrespect to Rattle’s): Our Summer 2016 issue will be dedicated to Angelinos. The poems may be any subject or length, but must written by poets who … Continue reading
My poem “Storm” appeared in the December 31, 2012, issue of The New Republic, embedded in Paul Starr’s review of The Signal and the Noise, by Nate Silver. Other poems in the issue: Benjamin Glassman’s “Sentimental Death Text Variation” and Allison Lemnos’ “Waiting … Continue reading
This is the kind of thing that delights a poet in the early twenty-first century: someone makes your poem part of a child’s first birthday celebration and writes about it on a blog.
Via Slog, the Stranger‘s blog, a link to the online journal Linebreak‘s aggregator, Swindle, which daily collects poetry published on the Net and archives the links for seven days. They’re looking for more feeds, so drop them a line to suggest a site … Continue reading